One Story (US)

One Story is a literary magazine that contains, simply, one story. Approximately every three-four weeks, subscribers are sent One Story in the mail or on their digital devices. They are seeking unpublished stories from around the world  and can be of any style and on any subject as long as they are good and “leave readers feeling satisfied and […]

Writing The Walls Down (USA)

“Writing the Walls Down is a multi-genre anthology that will explore the physical and metaphorical significance of walls in the lives of LGBTQ people, in both external landscapes and in internal emotional and imaginal landscapes.” NB. Work must be UNPUBLISHED. Poetry: up to 10 pages Prose/Memoir/Fiction/Essays: double spaced up to 20 pages Visual Art/Comics: 6pgs […]

Senseisha: Memoirs Of The Caribbean Woman (Barbados)

Sen-sei-sha [sen- say-shuh] n.  1. a sensual Empress 2. a woman of wisdom 3. a woman in control of her sensuality   Origin: 2013, island of Barbados,  <Latin equivalent to sēnsu, stem of sēnsus> **Now available on Amazon! Senseisha: Memoirs of A Caribbean Woman  is a groundbreaking anthology seeking creative, non-fiction stories embracing the Caribbean female sexual experience.  It is a […]

great weather for MEDIA anthology (US)

great weather for MEDIA is an independent press “based in New York City and showcases both national and international writers. As well as publishing the highest quality poetry and prose, [they] organize  many readings, performances, and book releases in New York City and across the country”.  They prefer new and emerging writers, and other small presses. […]

Chicken Soup For The Soul 2013 (US)

Chicken Soup For The Soul has sold millions of copies of several titles of its inspirational series.  The book series accepts true stories and poems from around the globe only at their site ONLINE. If they’re NOT seeking submissions for a particular title, they ask that you keep them back until the relevant title comes […]

Chicken Soup For The Soul Anthologies (USA)

Chicken Soup For The Soul is a widely read anthology series with numerous titles.  You are paid an honorarium and a free copy of the volume.  They focus more on prose but poetry is also accepted. Although your poignant, true stories don’t have to have a particular theme, it is useful to visit the site […]

Poetry Kanto (Japan)

Poetry Kanto publishes original, well-crafted poems (must read the sample poems). Submissions (5 poems & brief bio w/ cover letter) are welcome December through May, preferably by e-mail Word attachment. (No previously published poems or simultaneous submissions.) All translation must have prior permissions and be accompanied by the original poems.  Writers’ submission guidelines can be […]