The Forward Arts Foundation in the UK is offering lots of cool free stuff for National Poetry Day. This year’s theme is “Change.” What is National Poetry Day? According to their site: “National Poetry Day is an annual celebration that inspires people throughout the UK to enjoy, discover […]
Trish Hopkinson has always loved words—in fact, her mother tells everyone she was born with a pen in her hand. She is author of three chapbooks and has been published in several anthologies and journals, including Stirring, Pretty Owl Poetry, and The Penn Review. She is a product director by profession and resides in Utah with her handsome husband and their two outstanding children. You can follow Hopkinson on her blog where she shares information on how to write, publish, and participate in the greater poetry community at https://trishhopkinson.com/.
Storyscape is an online literary journal publishing stories, essays, poems, hybrids, visual art, and audio work. They also occasionally publish a print anthology and chapbooks. They have a unique approach to categorizing the work they publish, which you can read more about in the interview below. They are currently […]
This is a story about my new collection of poetry. I should say up front that I have no idea what the moral of this story is. Something something persistence, maybe. Something something luck of the draw. Definitely something about privilege. Possibly something something Serenity Prayer, because the […]
The literary magazines/journals listed below all offer some form of payment, do not charge submission/reading fees, take online submissions, and have submission deadlines in October 2018. This list focuses on poetry submissions, but most lit mags accept prose and art as well. The listings are in order of […]
Petrichor is an online literary magazine with the tagline “an archive of text & image.” They are currently open for submissions under a broad theme: Renewal. The issue will be published this coming January, and is focused on work that reflects the cleanse or reaffirmation that comes out […]
Poets, don’t miss this opportunity to submit your poetry to Wax Poetry and Art! They are running a contest, first poem entered is free entry and is open to all poets “from everyone on earth.” “Wax Poetry and Art‘s mission is to make poetry more widely read by […]
Salt Hill Journal is a biannual literary journal available in print and by subscription. They publish new fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, and art by people at various stages in their literary and artistic careers–both new and emerging writers alongside those with illustrious careers in the literary arts. Previous contributors […]