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Open Call for Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, & Craft Essays

Deadline: March 15, 2023

Allium, A Journal of Poetry & Prose publishes three issues each year: two online issues (Fall and Summer) and one print issue (Spring). Allium accepts…
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Banner: Cloudbank Issue 17 Writing Contest

Wanted: Poems and Flash Fiction

Deadline: February 28, 2023

Cloudbank awards a $200 prize for one poem or flash fiction in each issue. Deadline for Cloudbank 17 submissions is February 28, 2023. Full guidelines—and…
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New Book :: Field Guide to the Human Condition

Adrian S. Potter’s newest book of poems grapples with histories, both personal and collective.
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Magazine Stand :: Months To Years – Winter 2023

This issue brings readers the work of twenty-six creators, consisting of ten pieces of nonfiction, twelve poems, and four visual works. All explore both the universality and unique-to-each-person aspects of death, grief, and loss.
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