The Racket is Looking for Submissions

The Racket is a weekly online journal that publishes poetry, fiction, and nonfiction with voices from around the globe. The journal got its start as a reading series in San Francisco in 2017. Since then, the journal has become a popular place for flash fiction, flash nonfiction, and poetry due to its thoughtfully-designed and carefully-crafted […]

A storySouth Publishing Opportunity

storySouth is a biannual online literary journal that publishes poetry, fiction, and nonfiction, including reviews and interviews. In the words of the editors: “storySouth’s […] mission is to showcase the best fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry that […] the new south [has] to offer. Special emphasis is [on] finding and promoting the works of promising new […]

Molecule is Now Seeking Submissions

Molecule is a new literary magazine that publishes 50-word poetry and prose. Wondering how the magazine got it’s name and word count? Well, they decided to pick the smallest visible particle, which has 50 molecules to each dimension of its cube. (The cube is a 50 x 50 x 50.) And this magazine is sticking […]

Nightfire: Temporarily Accepting Submissions

Nightfire is the horror imprint of Tor/Forge, which is also an imprint of Macmillian. The press is open to novella and novel submissions between June 15 and will close on June 21 at 9:00 PM PST (Vancouver time). Nightfire is open to any sub-category of the horror genre “from the cosmic and Lovecraftian; to the […]

Duende: A Call for Themed Submissions

Duende is an online journal produced by the undergraduates of Goddard College’s B.FA. in Writing program. The journal publishes a themed edition in the spring semester and an open edition in the fall, and they’re currently seeking submissions for their next themed edition. The theme is “Ritual” and here’s what the editors had to say […]

Legend Press is Accepting Manuscript Queries

Legend Press is for all of you contemporary literary fiction and crime fiction writers. The press is based out of the UK and only accepts two types of books: Contemporary literary fiction Crime fiction: psychological and political thrillers If you write poetry, or in any other genre than these two, don’t bother sending your novel […]

8 Exciting New Literary Journals Accepting Submissions

Within the last six months, the following new literary journals have opened their doors for the first time. Submitting to new journals can be an excellent experience for writers because the editors have so much energy and enthusiasm. They also tend to be more open to new authors or authors with only a small list […]

RHINO is Seeking Poetry Submissions

RHINO is a respected and established print and online journal that predominately publishes poetry. They do accept flash fiction, flash nonfiction, and translations. They are only interested in publishing poetry at this time. Please check back to see when they’re accepting other forms of work. The journal releases a print version once a year. Anything […]

3 Fool-Proof Book Launch Strategies

Book launches are used as a promotional tool by traditionally published and self-published writers alike. And to make sure they go off without a hitch it is typically a good idea to have a book launch strategy, which is what today’s post will be all about: launch strategies. These strategies are less about building buzz […]

Coastal Shelf is Open for Submissions

Coastal Shelf is a brand-spanking-new online poetry and prose journal. The journal is currently looking for submissions and is paying authors $20 for their efforts. The journal is run by editor Zebulon Huset, who has over 20 years of experience working at other literary magazines. He started the journal to be different than other journals […]