Call for Submissions

Where to Submit in Apr/May 2017 by Entropy (filtered for no fee only!) – 250+ poetry markets

Entropy is a “website featuring literary & non-literary content. A website that seeks to engage with the literary community, that becomes its own community, and creates a space for literary & non-literary ideas.”

They recently posted an article on where to submit in April and May. Click here to read the complete article.  I’ve filtered the list below to those with no fees that accept poetry submissions and there are some paying markets. Read all the guidelines carefully before submitting your work.

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The following listings from the article are still open, have no fees, and accept poetry submissions:

Presses:

BlazeVOX / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction

Calamari Archive / Now / All Genres

Fog Machine / Now

Headmistress Press / Now / Poetry by Lesbians

Inlandia Books / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry by Writers from Inland Southern California

Inside the Castle / Now / Prose, Poetry

New Rivers Press – General Submissions / April 1 – May 31, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

Orison Books / Now / Nonfiction, Poetry in Translation

Platypus Press / Year-Round / Prose, Essays, Poetry

Salò Press / Now / Poetry, Prose, Experiments

Sibling Rivalry Press / Deadline: June 1, 2017 / All Genres

Chapbooks:

ATTN: Open Archive Series / Now / Multiple-Author Poetry Collections and Archives

ATTN: Correspondences / Now / Poetry Collaborations

Bottlecap Press / Now / Poetry, Short Stories

Damaged Goods Press / Now / Poetry and Flash Fiction from Queer and Trans Writers

dancing girl press / May 1 – August 31, 2017 / Poetry by Women

Fathom Books / Now / Poetry

Hermeneutic Chaos Press / May 1 – June 30, 2017 / Poetry, Prose, Hybrid

Lime Hawk / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Mixed Genre

Neck Press / Year-Round / Poetry

Oxidant | Engine / May 1 – July 31, 2017 / Poetry

Underground Voices e-shorts / Now / Poetry, Short Stories, Experimental

Ursus Americanus Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose

Yes Poetry / Now / Poetry, Fiction

Zoo Cake Press / Now / Poetry

Journals & Anthologies:

3Elements Review / Deadline: April 30, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art, Photography

400 and Falling Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Visual Art, Creative Non-Fiction, Criticism

8-West Press / Now / Poetry, Art

A Public Space / Deadline: April 15, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

A Quiet Courage / Year-Round / Microfiction and Poetry 100 Words or Less

Aaduna / Now / Prose, Poetry, Visual Art

The Account / Opens in May 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

The Acentos Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Translation, Cross-Genre, Art

Alien Mouth / Now / Prose, Poetry, Art, Music

Angel City Review / Deadline: April 30, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry and Reviews from West Coast Writers

Anti-Heroin Chic / Year Round / Fiction, Poetry, Essays, Photography, Interviews

APARTMENT Poetry / Year-Round / Poetry

apt / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Essays, Art, Audio and Video

Asymptote / Year-Round / Translations of Drama, Fiction, Poetry, and Nonfiction

Atticus Review / Year-Round / Fiction, Flash Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Reviews, Mixed Media

Banango Street -Special Issue: Respond / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

Barrelhouse  / Now / Poetry, Reviews, Comics

Bateau / February 1, 2017 – May 1, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Comics

Bayou Magazine / Deadline: May 1, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

Beech Street Review / Now / Poetry

Bennington Review / Deadline: August 15, 2016 – May 15, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Writing on Film

Birdfeast / Year-Round / All Genres

Birds Piled Loosely / Now / All Genres

Black Sun Lit / Year-Round / Prose, Verse, Essays, Translation, Interviews, Drama, Art

Blue Earth Review / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Art

Bodega Magazine / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

The Boiler / Deadline: May 15, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

(b)OINK / Now / Prose, Poetry

Bombay Gin 44: A Constellation of Ghosts / Deadline: August 15, 2017 / Prose, Poetry, Cross-Genre, Art, Video, Reviews, Interviews

The Bookends Review / May 1 – August 31, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Essays, Interviews, Reviews, Music, Visual Art

Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review / Deadline: June 15, 2017 / Poetry, Art, Reviews, Essays

Bridge Eight Literary Magazine / Deadline: April 15, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

CALAMITY / Year-Round / Poetry, Art

Calamus Journal / Year-Round / Flash Fiction, Poetry

Callaloo / Now / Essays, Fiction, Poetry, Art

The Cardiff Review / Now / Prose, Poetry, Reviews, Illustrations, Photography, Comics

carte blanche / Deadline: May 1, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Translations, Comics, Photography, Audio

Cartridge Lit / Now / Poetry and Short Prose Inspired by Video Games

Cheat River Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Nonfiction, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Art

Cleaver Magazine / Now / Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Radio Plays

Cleaver Magazine – Life As Activism / Now / Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

Cloud Rodeo / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

The Collagist / March 1 – August 31, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Novel Excerpts

The Collapsar / Now / Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry, Reviews

Colorado Review / August 1, 2016 – April 30, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry

The Continental Review / Year-Round / Video Poetry

Corium Magazine / Year-Round / Short Fiction, Very Short Fiction, Poetry

Cosmonauts Avenue / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

The Cossack Review / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Translation

Crab Fat Magazine / Now / Fiction, Flash Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Visual Art, Interviews, Reviews

Daily Gramma / Year-Round / Poetry

decomP Magazine / Year-Round/ Prose, Poetry, Art

Deluge / Year-Round / Poetry, Translations, Essays, Fiction, Reviews, Criticism, Poem-films, Photography, Art

The Destroyer / Now / Poems, Prose, New Media

DIAGRAM / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

DMQ Review / Now / Poetry

DREGINALD / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Art

The Drowning Gull / Deadline: June 1, 2017 / Fiction, Flash Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Art, Hybrid

Dryland / Year-Round / Prose, Poetry, Art

DUM DUM Zine / Year-Round / Fiction, Letters, Nonfiction, Poetry, Visual Art

The Elephants / May 1- 31, 2017 / Poetry, Prose, Translations, Hybrid, Visual

ELKE “A Little Journal” / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

elsewhere / Now / Prose Poetry, Flash Fiction, Photography

Enduring Puberty Press / Now / All Genres

Entropy / Year-Round / Essays, Reviews, Interviews, Fiction, Poetry, More

Fairy Tale Review – Digital / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

Fantastic Floridas / Now / Fiction, Poetry, and Nonfiction Related to Florida

The Fanzine / Now / Personal Essays, Writing on Film, Other Essays

Fathom Books – FUTUREPLANT: A GOTHIC Anthology / Deadline: April 30, 2017 / Experimental Writing

The Felt / Deadline: April 7, 2017 / Poetry, Prose, Visual Art, Hybrid

The Fem / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Spoken Word, Art

FIELD / Now / Poetry

FIVE:2:ONE / Year-Round / Poetry, Nonfiction, Art, Photography, Comics

Fog Machine / Now / Poetry, Interviews, Art, Photography

Foundry / Year-Round / Poetry

Fourth and Sycamore / Now / Essays, Poetry, Fiction

Foothill: a journal of poetry / Year-Round / Poetry by Graduate Students

F(r)iction / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Comics

Ghost City Review / Now / All Genres

Gingerbread House Literary Magazine / January 15 – October 15, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction with Magical Elements

Gravel / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Flash, Art, Videos, Reviews, Interviews

Gravel – Trumped Up Blog / Now / Nonfiction, Poetry, Flash Fiction, Art

Graviton / Now / Poetry, Art

The Gravity of the Thing / Deadline: April 30, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Hybrid

Grimoire Magazine / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Dreams, Dead Letters, Séances

Grist Journal / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Reviews, Craft Essays

Guernica / Now / Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry, Photography, Video

The Harpoon Review / Now / All Genres

Hardly Doughnuts / Year-Round / Poetry, Micro Fiction

Heavy Athletics / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Non Fiction, Visual Art, Audio

Heavy Feather Review / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Comics

Heavy Feather Review – #NotMyPresident / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Journalism, Comics, Hybrids

Helen: A Literary Magazine / Deadline: June 1, 2017 / Flash Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Comics and Art Related to Las Vegas

Hematopoiesis Press / Deadline: May 21, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Visual Art, Hybrid

Hermeneutic Chaos / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Art

Hinchas de Poesia / Now / Poesia, Prosa, Artefactos, Reseñas

Hobart online / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

The Hudson Review / Deadline: June 30, 2017 / Poetry

Huizache / September 1, 2016 – April 30, 2017 / Prose, Poetry

Hyperallergic / Now / Poetry (See Bottom of Poetry Posts for Submission Guidelines)

Identity Theory / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

Ilanot Review / Deadline: April 30, 2017 / Poetry, Short Fiction, Flash Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Cover Art, Graphic Art

Indicia / Deadline: April 30, 2017 / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Art

Inferior Planets / March 15 – April 15, 2017 / Poems, Prose, Art

Inch / Now / Flash Fiction, Flash Nonfiction, Short Poems

Jokes Review / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

The Journal / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art, Interviews, Reviews

jmww  / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Flash Fiction

Josephine Quarterly / Now / Poetry, Art

Juked / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

Kartika Review / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

Kweli / September 1, 2016 – May 30, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Multimedia

Lambda Literary’s Poetry Spotlight / Now / Poetry from LGBT Poets

Lavender Review / Year-Round / Poetry and Art by Lesbians

Lazy Fascist Review / Now / Fiction, Poetry

LEVELER / Year-Round / Poetry

Lime Hawk – Online / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Art

LIT / Now / Poetry, Prose

The Literary Nest / Deadline: June 15, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry

Literary Orphans / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

LitMag /  Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry / Payment: $1,000 (Fiction or Nonfiction in Print Issue), $250 (Poetry in Print Issue), $250 (Online)

littletell / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Audio, Visual

Local Nomad: an online journal of writing and art / Deadline: May 1, 2017 / Poetry, Art, Fiction, Nonfiction

LONTAR: The Journal of Southeast Asian Speculative Fiction / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Comics

Lunch Ticket / February 1 – April 30, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Flash Prose, YA, Translations, Bilingual, Art

M–DASH / May 1-31, 2017 / Translations of Poetry and Prose

Mannequin Haus / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose

The Margins / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Masque & Spectacle / Deadline: May 20, 2017 / All Genres

Matter Monthly / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, and Visual Art

Maudlin House / Now / Fiction, Flash Fiction, Poetry, Art, Video

McNeese Review Online / Year-Round / Short Fiction, Poetry, Literary Nonfiction, Translations, Interviews, Art

Metatron – ÖMËGÄ / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry

MISTRESS / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Visual Work with Textual Components

Moko: Caribbean Arts and Letters / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Essays, Reviews, Art, Videos

Moon City Review / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Translations, Reviews

Moonglasses Magazine / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Flash, Cross-Genre

Moonsick Magazine / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry by Women

Monkeybicycle / Now / Stories, One-Sentence Stories

Mortar / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Short Shorts, Nonfiction

Muzzle Magazine / Now / Poetry

Narrative Magazine Open Reading Period / April 1-14, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry

Neck Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Photography, Art

New Delta Review / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Art, Other

New Ohio Review / January 15 – April 15, 2017 / All Genres

New Orleans Review – Online / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Reviews

Newfound / Year-Round / Fiction, Flash, Nonfiction, Poetry, Reviews, Translation, Visual Art

Nightblock / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction

Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry / January 1 – November 30, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction

Nonbinary Review / Now / All Genres

One Throne Magazine / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

Oxidant | Engine / Year-Round / Poetry

Pacifica Literary Review / Deadline: May 5, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, \Nonfiction, Photography, Art

Passages North / Deadline: April 15, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Hybrid, Writers on Writing

Passenger / Deadline: May 1, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Peacock Journal / Year-Round / Fiction, Flash, Nonfiction, Poetry, Translation, Art, Photography

Permafrost Magazine / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Art

‘Pider / Now / Poetry

Pidgeonholes / Now (Closed April 23 – May 8, 2017) / Poems, Fiction

Pinwheel / May 1-31, 2017 / Poetry

Platypus Press – A Portrait in Blues / Deadline: April 30, 2017 / Poetry

PLINTH / Now / All Genres

Poet Lore / Year-Round / Poetry, Nonfiction

POETRYSEEN / Year-Round / Video Poetry, Art

Polychrome Ink / Now / All Genres

Posit / September 1, 2016 – May 31, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry, Visual Art, Film and Animation

Pretty Owl Poetry / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Art

Quarter After Eight / September 15, 2016 – April 15, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

Quarterly West / Deadline: April 30, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, New Media

Queen Mob’s Tea House / Now / Poetry, Art, Fiction, Essays

Rambutan Literary / Deadline: April 27, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, and Art from Southeast Asian Writers

Raspa Magazine / January 15 – September 15, 2017 / Fiction, Essays, and Poetry by Queer Latinos

Rattle / Year-Round / Poetry

REAL Literary Magazine / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Reality Hands / Now / Short Stories, Poetry

Redivider / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Art

Requited / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Performance Text, Visual, Video

Reservoir / Deadline: May 15, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

Rhino / April 1 – August 31, 2017 / Poetry, Translations of Poetry, Flash Fiction

Rise Up Review / Now / Poetry

rivulet / Year-Round / Essays, Visuals, Reviews, Translations, Poetry

Rougarou / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Art

Salamander Magazine / September 1, 2016 – April 30, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Salò Press – Milk: An Anthology of Eroticism / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

SAND, Berlin’s English literary journal / May 1 – July 15, 2017 / Poetry, Prose, Art, Photography, Translations

Seattle Review / Year-Round / Essays and Fiction over 40 pages, Poems over 10 Pages

Seneca Review / Deadline: May 1, 2017 / Poetry, Essays

SHANTIH Journal / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Flash, Drama, Art, Photography

SiDEKiCK / Year-Round / Poetry

Sidereal Magazine / Deadline: January 1, 2017 / Poetry, Essays

Sinker Cypress Review / Now / Poetry, Music

Sinister Wisdom / Now / Poems, Stories, Essays, and Art by Lesbians

small po[r]tions journal / Deadline: June 1, 2017 / All Genres

So and So / Now / Poetry

So to Speak / Deadline: April 15, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Visual Art

Sporklet / Now / Fiction, Poetry

The Stay Project / Now / Poems, Portraits, Sound Pieces, Lists, Experiments, Conundrums, Rants, and Responses Related to the Political Present

Stirring: A Literary Collection / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

Sundress Publications – Manticore: Hybrid Writing from Hybrid Identities / Deadline: May 15, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Hybrid

Sundog Lit / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Art, Photography

SUSAN / Now / Poetry, Flash Fiction

TAGVVERK / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Art

The Talking Book / Now / Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry

|tap| lit mag / Deadline: April 30, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Territory – Issue VI: Prisons / Deadline: June 1, 2017 / All Genres

thread arts collective / Deadline: April 20, 2017 / All Genres, Including: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Visual Media, Mixed Media

Threadcount Magazine / Year-Round / Hybrid, Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

Timber / Now / Poetry, Prose, Essays, Reviews, Interviews, Art

TL;DR / Now / All Genres

TQ Review / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Interviews by Trans and Queer Writers

Trafika Europe / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Translation

Transition / Now / Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry, Reviews and Art about Africa and the African Diaspora

Two Lines / Now / Translations of Poetry, Fiction, and Essays

TYPO / Now / Poetry

Union Station Magazine / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art, Photography

Up The Staircase Quarterly – AudioVisual Issue / Deadline: June 15, 2017 / Video and Audio Poetry, Art

Ursus Americanus Press – Landfill / Year-Round / Poetry

Us For President  / Now / Poetry, Prose, Art, Spoken Word

Vagabond City / 1st-15th of Every Month / Poetry, Prose, Art

Voicemail Poems / Year-Round / Audio Poetry

The Way to My Heart: An Anthology of Food-Related Romance / Deadline: May 1, 2017 / Romance, Nonfiction, Poetry

Waxwing / August 1, 2016 – May 1, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Essays, Translations (Open Year-Round)

Weirderary / Now / Flash, Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Art, Comics, Other

The White Elephant / Year-Round / Prose, Poetry

Wildness / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Nonfiction, Art, Photography

Willow Springs / September 1, 2016 – April 30, 2017 / Fiction, Poetry (Open Until May 31), Nonfiction (Open Year-Round)

Window / Now / All Genres

Winter Tangerine – Lineage of Mirrors / Year-Round / Poetry from Poets of Color

Witch Craft Magazine / April 30 – June 11, 2017 / Poetry, Fiction, Essays, Art, Everything Else

Word For/Word / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Poetics, Criticism, Visuals

The Woven Tale Press / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Flash, Experimental, Video

Wreck Park / Now / Prose, Poetry, Criticism

Wyvern Lit / Closes May 2017 / Fiction, Flash Fiction, Poetry

Yalobusha Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Reviews, Art

Yemassee / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Flash

Yes Poetry / Now / Poetry

ZYZZYVA / January 1 – May 31, 2017 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry / Submit by Post

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