The Cumberland River Review welcomes submissions of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction and maintains a response time of three months or less. Simultaneous submissions are welcome, and online submissions made via Submittable are fee-free. The editors encourage prospective contributors to read previous issues and send their best work. crr.trevecca.edu
Oh NO!!! The infamous dude sextet is back! Yes, the boiz are once again itchin’ for your short fiction, poetry, plays, and nonfiction for the soon to be notorious Issue 5. QUALITY junk that’s full of spunk and drop dead funk. Writing that not only shames your imitators but your friends and family too! We want it ALL and we want it NOW! So see our Guidelines for details. And remember, if we like what you submit we’ll be all over you. If we don’t, we promise to be gentle. fleasonthedog.com
great weather for MEDIA seeks poetry, flash fiction, short stories, dramatic monologues, and creative nonfiction for our annual print anthology. Our focus is on the fearless, the unpredictable, and the experimental. Please visit our website for guidelines: www.greatweatherformedia.com/submissions/.
Sky Island Journal is an independent, international, free-access literary journal dedicated to discovering the finest poetry, flash fiction, and creative nonfiction. We publish accomplished, well-established authors—side by side—with fresh, emerging voices. We provide over 50,000 readers in 145 countries with a powerful, focused, advertising-free literary experience that transports them: one that challenges them intellectually and moves them emotionally. We publish quarterly, and our average response time is 9 days. Every submission receives a prompt, respectful, and individualized response detailing what we appreciated. Enjoy our previous issues, and submit for Issue 11 before midnight (CST) on December 31st at www.skyislandjournal.com.
Timeworn is a biannual publication featuring historical and historical speculative fiction. We love being carried away to unseen corners of the world and characters that come alive. We bring voices from the fringes of this genre together in a print journal. Hand-stitched in Buffalo, NY for readers worldwide.