Call for Submissions

Where to Submit in June – Aug 2019 by Entropy–filtered for poetry & no fee!

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 June through August. Click here to read the complete article.  I’ve filtered the list below to those whose deadlines have not yet past, have no fees, and accept poetry submissions. There are some paying markets. Read all the guidelines carefully before submitting your work.

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

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Presses
Chapbooks
Journals + Anthologies
Residencies, Fellowships + Other Opportunities

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Presses:

Submitting a manuscript? For another helpful resource, try the Entropy Small Press Database, a compendium of interviews from more than 175 small presses, with links to submission guidelines, current books, and more.

Apocalypse Party / Year-Round / All Genres

Baobab Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Short Story, Novel, Creative Nonfiction, Comics and Visual Narrative

BlazeVOX / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction

Broadkill River Press – Dogfish Head Poetry Prize / Deadline: August 15, 2019 / Poetry Collections by Poets Living in Mid-Atlantic States / Prize: $500 + Publication by Broadkill River Press + 2 Cases of Dogfish Head Beer

corrupt press / Now / Poetry

Damaged Goods Press / Now / Poetry, Essays, and Hybrid Writing from Queer and Trans Writers

Disorder Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Artwork, Photography

Get Fresh Books / Now / Poetry Queries

Inside the Castle / Now / Poetry, Prose

The Operating System / Now / Poetry, Prose, Plays, Rogue-Academic, Hybrid

Platypus Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Short Flight/Long Drive Books / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid

Spuyten Duyvil / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Cross-Genre

Vegetarian Alcoholic Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose

 

Chapbooks:

Anstruther Press / Now / Poetry by Canadian Poets

ATTN: Correspondences / Now / Poetry Collaborations

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

Batcat Press / Deadline: January 1, 2020 / All Genres

Bottlecap Press / Now / Poetry, Fiction

corrupt press / Now / Poetry

Damaged Goods Press / Now / Poetry, Essays, and Hybrid Writing from Queer or Trans Writers

dancing girl press / Deadline: August 31, 2019 / Poetry by Women

Disorder Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Inpatient Press / Now / Poetry, Prose

Platypus Press / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Throwback Books / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Coloring Books

 

Journals & Anthologies:

3:AM / Now / Nonfiction, Collaborative Poetry, Visual Poetry

3Elements Review / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Art, Photography

4squarereview / Now / Poetry Book Reviews

8 Poems / Year-Round / Poetry

A VELVET GIANT / Now / Poetry, Prose, Cross-Genre, Experimental, Recordings, Art

A&U Magazine / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Drama and Pitches Related to HIV/AIDS

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

The Adroit Journal / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Art

After Happy Hour Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

After the Art / Deadline: August 15, 2019 / Personal Review Essays about Reading and Art

Always Crashing / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Collage, Video, Audio, Hybrid, Other

Angel City Review / August 1 – November 2, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Translations, Reviews (Year-Round), and Music Writing (Year-Round)

Angry Old Man Magazine / Year-Round / All Genres

Aperçus / Year-Round / Poetry

Anatolios Magazine / August 1 – 31, 2019 / Poetry, Prose, Art, Photography

Apartment Poetry / Year-Round / Poetry

Arcturus / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid

Asymptote / Year-Round / Translations of Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, and Drama; Criticism; Reviews; Visual Art

Atticus Review / Now / Poetry, Nonfiction About Music

Automata Review / Year-Round / Fiction

bæst: a journal of queer forms & affects / Year-Round / All Genres

Beyond the Block / Now / Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction from Incarcerated or Imprisoned Writers

Black Sun Lit / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Translation, Art

Blue Earth Review / Deadline: Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

BOAAT / Now / Poetry

Bodega Magazine / Now / Poetry, Prose, Translations, Mixed Media

Bomb Cyclone / Deadline: June 15, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Translation, Mixed Media

Bone Bouquet / Now / Poetry Reviews from Women and Non-binary Poets

Boston Accent / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

The Brown Orient / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art and Photography from Central, South, Southeast, and Western Asian Women and LGBTQ+ Folks

Buddy / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

Cabildo Quarterly / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction

CALAMITY / Year-Round / Poetry, Art

Callaloo / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction and Art by Black Authors

Call Me [Brackets] / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

The Capra Review / Deadline: August 1, 2019 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

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

Cartridge Lit / Now / Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction Inspired by Video Games

Chronically Lit / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Comics, Art, Book Reviews and Interviews Related to Chronic Illness

Cigar City Poetry Journal / Now / Poetry, Translations, Spanish Language Poetry

Cleaver Magazine / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Flash Nonfiction, Travel Essays

Clade Song / Year-Round / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Audio, Video

Communion Arts Journal / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Art, Music

The Continental Review / Year-Round / Video Poetry

Contra Viento / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Art about Rangelands and the West

Cordite Poetry Review  / Deadline: August 11, 2019 / Poetry

Cosmonauts Avenue / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Cotton Xenomorph / Year-Round / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Art, Manifestos

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

The Curator / Year-Round / Poetry, Nonfiction

Decentre / Now / Fiction, Poetry

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

The Destroyer / Now / Poetry, Prose, Cross-Genre, Video, Audio, New Media, Art, Reviews

DIAGRAM / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

The Dinner Gathering / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, Photography

Doubleback Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction and Hybrid Published in Now-Defunct Journals

Dream Pop Journal / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Art

DREGINALD / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Art

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

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

ellipsis… literature & art / August 1 – November 1, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Drama, Visual Art (Open Through January 31, 2020)

elsewhere / Now / Prose Poetry, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Photography

Empty House Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Empty Mirror / Year-Round / Poetry, Nonfiction, Visual Art, Reviews, Interviews, Criticism

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

See here for a comprehensive list of what Entropy editors want to publish in 2019.

Epigraph / Now / Poetry

Et Alia Press — Closet Cases Anthology / Deadline: July 15, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Flash Nonfiction, Hybrid and Photography on Queer Fashion

Exhume Magazine / Year Round / Poetry, Prose, Drama, and Visual Art

Fairy Tale Review / Deadline: July 31, 2019 / Poetry, Prose

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

The Fictional Café / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Fine Art, Photography, Podcasts

Figure 1 / Year-Round / Poetry

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

FIVE:2:ONE — #thesideshow / Year-Round / Micro Poetry, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

Flag + Void / Year-Round / Poetry

Foundry / Year-Round / Poetry, Craft Essays, Book Reviews

Foothill / Year-Round / Poetry by Poets Enrolled in a Graduate Program

For the Sonorous / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, and Visual Art from Women and Non-Binary People of Color

GASHER Journal / Deadline: July 16, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

Gertrude Press / Now / Nonfiction, Poetry and Art from Queer Writers

Gigantic Sequins — Summer Contests / Deadline: July 15, 2019 / Poetry, Flash Fiction / Prize: $100 + Pottery from Inverted Earth Studio + Swag from Red Emma’s + Publication / Judges: Marwa Helal (Poetry), Imogen Binnie (Flash Fiction)

GlitterMOB / Deadline: July 31, 2019 / Poetry, Art (Year-Round)

Golden Walkman / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Audio

grama / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose and Reviews Engaging with the North American West

Graviton / Now / Science-Inspired Poetry and Art

The Gravity of the Thing / Deadline: July 31, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Six-Word Stories, Hybrid

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

Half Mystic Radio / Year-Round / Poetry (Recording)

The Harpoon Review / Now / All Genres

The Hawkins Project — What You Need to Know About Me: Anthology of Immigrant Youth Voices, Ages 11 – 24 / Deadline: July 1, 2019 / Poetry, Nonfiction

Heavy Feather Review – Bad Survivalist, Haunted Passages, and #NoMorePresidents / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Journalism, Comics, Hybrids

Hinchas de Poesía / Now / Poetry, Prose, Translations, Reviews, Art

Hobart / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Photo Essays, Comics

HOOT Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Flash Nonfiction, Reviews / Fee: $2

Horny Poetry Review / Now / Poetry, Experimental Prose

Huizache / Now / Poetry, Prose

The Hunger / Deadline: August 15, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Art

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

I AM NO VICTIM / Deadline: July 30th / Art, Poetry, Prose, Essays, Short Stories and Hybrid Writing from Women, Femme, and QTPOC Survivors

Identity Theory / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Indianapolis Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Art

indicia / Year-Round / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Art

International Human Rights Art Festival — IHRAF Publishes / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

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

Josephine Quarterly / Now / Poetry, Art

Juked / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Kartika Review / Now / Poetry, Fiction and Nonfiction from Asian Pacific Islander American Writers

K’in / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Kissing Dynamite / June, July, and August 5 – 15, 2019 / Poetry, Visual Poetry

Lammergeier / July 1 – August 31, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Flash Nonfiction, Hybrid

Laurel Magazine / Deadline: September 1, 2019 / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Visual Art

Lavender Review / Year-Round / Art by Lesbians

Leopardskin & Limes / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Art

LEVELER / Year-Round / Poetry

Linden Avenue Literary Journal / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

LIT / Now / Poetry, Prose, Translations

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

Long Long Journal / Year-Round / All Genres

Lunch Ticket / August 1 – October 31, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Flash Prose, YA, Translations, Art

Lunch Ticket — Diana Woods Memorial Award in Creative Nonfiction / August 1 – August 31, 2019 / Nonfiction / Prize: $250 + Publication

Lunch Ticket —The Gabo Prize for Literature in Translation & Multilingual Texts / August 1 – August 31, 2019 / Poetry and Prose Translations, Multilingual Texts / Prize: $200 + Publication

The Mantle / Year-Round / Poetry

The Margins / Now / Poetry and Nonfiction from Asian American Writers

The Margins — The Transpacific Literary Project / Deadline: July 14, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrids, Translations, Art, and Sound from Writers in East or Southeast Asia

Masque & Spectacle Deadline: August 20, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Drama, Reviews

Matador Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Visual Art

Matter Monthly / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose

Maudlin House / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction

The McNeese Review — Boudin  / July 15 – November 30, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Translations, Art

Memoir Mixtapes/ Now / Poetry and Nonfiction about Music

Meshes Journal / Now / Poetry, Critique, Moving Image, Photography, Choreographic Notation, Any/All Relation to Dance and Movement

Metatron – #MicroMeta/ Now / Micro-Poetry

Minola Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid

Minor Literatures / Year-Round / Nonfiction Reviews, Interviews

Mizna / Now / Poetry, Fiction

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

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

MoonPark Review / Now / Flash Fiction, Prose Poetry, Hybrid

Mortar / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction

Mount Island / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Hybrid, Interviews, Reviews, Art

the museum of americana / August 1 – 30, 2019 / Poetry, Prose, Art

Muzzle Magazine / Now / Poetry

new sinews / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction

Newest York / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Audio, Visual, and Photography from NYC Writers

NightBlock / Deadline: October 15, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Flash Nonfiction, Hybrid, Interviews, Reviews, Art

Night Music Journal / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Hybrid, Reviews

Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry / Deadline: November 30, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

NonBinary Review — The Odyssey / Deadline: July 24, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Art

The Nottingham Review / Deadline: June 30, 2019 / Fiction

Okay Donkey Magazine / Year-Round / Poetry, Flash Fiction

Opossum / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Flash, and Poetry Related to Music

Oread Journal / Deadline: July 28, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Interviews, Reviews, Art

Orson’s Review / Deadline: July 15, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction

Other People’s Flowers – A Podcast for Rejected Stories, Essays, and Poems / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Essays, Reviews, Interviews

OUT/CAST / Year-Round / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Flash Nonfiction, Art

Oxidant | Engine / Year-Round / Poetry

Pacifica Literary Review / Now / Poetry, Fiction

Paperbark / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Art

Parentheses Journal / Deadline: August 10, 2019 / Poetry, Prose, Art

Peatsmoke: A Literary Journal / Year-Round / All Genres

‘Pider / Now / Poetry

Pidgeonholes / Now / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Flash Nonfiction, Art

Plath Poetry Project / Now / Poems in Response to Work by Sylvia Plath

Pleiades / July 1 – September 1, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Reviews (July Only)

Pleiades — The Periodic Table / June 15 – July 15, 2019 / Poetry / Guest Editor: Rosebud Ben-Oni

POETiCA REViEW / Year-Round / Poetry

Poets Reading the News / Year-Round / Poetry About Current Events

Pretty Owl Poetry / Year-Round / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Art

Punch Drunk Press / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Art

Punk Lit Press /Year-Round / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Experimental

Queen Mob’s Tea House / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Art, Video, Lists

Rabid Oak / Year-Round / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Flash Nonfiction

Raspa Magazine / Deadline: September 15, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, and Essays by Queer Latinx Writers

Real Fake Lake / Year-Round / Poetry, Micro Prose

Reality Beach / Now / Poetry, Video

Reality Hands / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Rise Up Review / Year-Round / Poetry, Nonfiction, Art

Rivet / Now / Poetry, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Translations, Reviews, Interviews, Art

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

Rougarou / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

Ruminate / Now / Poetry, Fiction (Deadline: August 14, 2019), Nonfiction (Deadline: June 30, 2019), Reviews, Art

The Rush / August 15 – November 15, 2019 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Art

San Antonio Review / Year-round / All Genres

SAND / Open: July 6, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art

Screen Door Review / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction and Comics from Queer Southern Writers

Sidereal Magazine / Deadline: September 1, 2019 / Poetry, Nonfiction

Silver Pinion / Deadline: July 20, 2019 / Poetry

So to Speak Blog / Year-Round / Hybrid, Reviews, Interviews, Visual Art

Sorority Mansion / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction and Art by Women

South Broadway Ghost Society / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Visual Art

South Dakota Review / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Translation

Sprout Club Journal / Deadline: July 1, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid, Art

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

Storm Cellar / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Flash, Images

sublet press / Now / Poetry, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Cross-Genre, Art

Sundog Lit / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Surfaces / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Theory, Art, Text Collage

SUSAN / The Journal / Now / Poetry, Flash Fiction

sx salon / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Reviews, and Interviews Related to the Caribbean

TAGVVERK / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Essays, Reviews, Criticism, Art

thread arts collective / Now / Poetry, Prose, Art

Thrush / Year-Round / Poetry

Timber / Open: August 1, 2019 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Visual Poetry, Art

TRACK//FOUR / Deadline: July 15, 2019 / Poetry, Prose, and Art by Writers and Artists of Color

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

TRIPWIRE / Year-Round / Proposals for Essays, Reviews, Interviews, and Translations

Two if by Sea / Deadline: August 15, 2019 / Poetry, Essays, Translations, Cross-Genre, Art, Sound, Video

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

Unbroken Journal / Now / Prose Poems, Poetic Prose

Uncle Ken Presents / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction

Underwater New York / Now / Underwater Object-Inspired Poetry, Prose, and Art

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

Up North Lit  / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Photography, Art

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

Utterance / Now / Poetry, Nonfiction, and Hybrid Work by People Who Identify as/alongside Female, Trans, or Non-Binary

Vagabond City / Year-Round / Poetry, Nonfiction

What Are Birds? / Deadline: August 1, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Hybrid Work, Art

where is the river :: a poetry experiment / Now / Poetry

Wildness / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

Winter Tangerine / Now / Poetry, Prose, Art

Winter Tangerine — Awards / Deadline: July 1, 2019 / Poetry, Prose / Prize: $250 + Publication / Judges: Tiana Clark (Poetry), Kiese Laymon (Prose)

Winter Tangerine — Lineage of Mirrors / Now / Poetry from Writers of Color

The Wire’s Dream Magazine / August 1 – November 1, 2019 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Photography, Mixed Graphics

Wohe Lit / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction

The Woven Tale Press / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Nonfiction, Video, Sound, Art

Wreck Park / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Criticism

Yalobusha Review / Now / Poetry, Fiction

Yes Poetry / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Reviews, Interviews

ZiN Daily / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction in English, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian, Montenegrin, French, German, Italian and Slovenian


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