8TH STREET PUBLISHING
A poetry outlet based out of Kansas City, MO, run out of Revolution Records. Openly taking poetry submissions.
Braided Way is a publication of the non-profit Spiritual Quest Foundation, showcasing the faces and voices of spiritual practice. We publish beautiful, honest, wide-awake work by new and established poets. Please take a close look at the poetry in our archives at BraidedWay.org before submitting. Send up to 3 poems to poetry editor Isabella Colalillo Kates at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include a bio of approximately 300 words, plus any website and social media handles you would like to accompany your bio. At this time we do accept reprints. We are not yet a paying publication.
Boulder Weekly has an open call for poetry submissions to be featured in their weekly print newspaper.
DRUNK IN A MIDNIGHT CHOIR
Taking submissions of 3-5 poems February 1st-March 31st and August 1st-September.
F(r)iction looks for works that push boundaries and force us to question our traditions and taste. An outlet of the non-profit, Tethered by Letters, F(r)iction produces beautiful collections of writing accompanied by original art.
Gravel accepts up to 3 previously unpublished poems to be submitted at a time.
Harpoon Review is dedicated to publishing fine works of poetry and flash fiction. Submit up to four poems at a time.
HOBO CAMP REVIEW
Hobo Camp Review is seeking narrative poetry (under 1000 words and flash fiction).
Nomadic Press is an Oakland-based publisher, taking submissions January 1st through February 28th of each year.
philosophical idiot likes to publish writing that’s “easy on the eyes” but hard on the emotions. weird stuff is good. angsty stuff is good. funny stuff is good. there are no guidelines. send an email.
PUNCH DRUNK PRESS
Punch Drunk Press is looking for submissions for content for our online site. We also run features online occasionally, including a women’s feature month and a call for poems about the moon.
We are passionate about storytelling. We want to hear your stories. We love the gritty, the edgy, the passionate, the raw, the magical, the witchy. We are a home for the spiritual, the occult, nature-loving, the witchy, and more… but your piece doesn’t have to be “spiritual” per sé. Cultural critique also welcome! Book reviews welcome! Interviews welcome!
REALLY SERIOUS LITERATURE
Really Serious Literature functions through Instagram, where they host “disappearing chapbooks” and “zepto-poems.”
Sheriff Nottingham is an experimental lit journal released on four holidays every year. In addition to poetry, they also accept anything from screenplays to short stories to critical essays to political commentary to illustrations. Most anything, really.
Sinister Wisdom is a multicultural lesbian literary & art journal that publishes four issues each year. Accepting up to five poems at a time.
SOUTH BROADWAY GHOST SOCIETY
we are ghosts. we publish poets anonymously. open call for submissions. we also feature art and photography on our instagram.
SPIT POET ZINE
A Colorado zine publishing poetry. Next deadline is July 3rd.
Stain’d is a non-profit arts organization which creates platforms for an intersectional community of artists to explore subversive topics and present provocative work based on the philosophy that art which challenges held beliefs is art doing its best service in society. Currently taking submissions for their forthcoming “Blood” issue.
Suspect Press is looking for submissions of up to three poems at a time for their quarterly print magazine, distributed through Denver, as well as for feature on their online site.
SWIMMING WITH ELEPHANTS
Publisher of poetry chapbooks. Takes submissions October-December of each year.
VEGETARIAN ALCOHOLICS PRESS
Vegetarian Alcoholics Press accepts manuscript submissions all year round.
WHAT ARE BIRDS JOURNAL
Denver-based publisher of poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction (CNF), and art. Submissions are open September 1st – November 1st for their first issue.
A Denver-based publisher of chapbooks and full length books with the goal of publishing work which moves us to believe in magic again. SUBMISSIONS ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED.
Zone 3 Press’ reading period is from August 1st to April 1st.
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