Canada-based online quarterly poetry and visual arts magazine, baldhip, is looking for submissions for its October issue. Prefers a variety of work that is experimental, formal, collaborative, lyrical. Especially surprises. Deadline: September 15, 2014 (flexible). Guidelines.
NonBinary Review, the quarterly literary publication of Zoetic Press, wants art and literature “that tiptoes the tightrope between now and then … and language that makes us reach for a dictionary, a tissue, or both.” Open to work of a hybrid or experimental nature. Each issue is themed; authors are invited to explore each theme in any way that speaks to them: re-write a familiar story from a new point of view, mash genres together, give us a personal essay about some aspect of our theme that has haunted you all your life. Themes: L. Frank Baum’s The Wizard of Oz (Deadline: October 31) and Bulfinch’s Mythology: The Age of Fable (Deadline: January 31, 2015). Pays 1 cent per word for prose/hybrid work, $10 flat fee per poem, and $25 flat fee for art.
- Guidelines: nonbinaryreview.submittable.com/submit
Online journal Wild Quarterly seeks work that intersects with culture. Encourages new, emerging, and established writers. Length: 2000 words max. Accepts fiction, flash fiction, nonfiction, stand-alone novel excerpts, poetry (up to 3), memoir, personal essays, and creative nonfiction. Also interested in art and photography, plus reviews and interviews. Deadline: Open submissions.
Online journal Cactus Heart Literary Magazine (U.S.) Cactus Heart seeks new and original poetry, fiction, nonfiction, photography and art for Issue #9 (e-Issue). Wants “spiny writing & art — sharp, relentless, coursing with energy and able to thrive in the harshest of places, all while maintaining a vulnerable, succulent interior.”
- Guidelines: cactusheartpress.submittable.com
‘Sexy and sensual literary arts magazine’ IN MY BED (Canada) welcomes submissions for their 7th print issue. Theme: breakfast in bed. Writers, painters, illustrators, poets, photographers and artists are invited to “imagine beyond their means.” Prefers work that transcends traditional erotica and uses art and writing to explore, observe, and exhibit themes in an experimental and abstract manner. Deadline: September 1, 2014.
- Guidelines: inmybedmagazine.com/html/submissions.html
3Elements Literary Review (US) is seeking fiction, nonfiction, poetry, art, and photography submissions for its July issue. 3ER is a themed literary journal, where each quarter three elements/words are released that must be incorporated in your story or poem. The current elements are: Carnival, Residue, Maudlin. Deadline: June 1, 2014.
- Guidelines: 3elementsReview.com/july
Literary magazine Lunch Ticket (Antioch University Los Angeles Creative Writing MFA Program) is accepting submissions for its next issue. Submit creative poetry, fiction, writing for young people, creative nonfiction, visual art, and translated material. Deadline: April 28, 2014.
- Guidelines: lunchticket.org/about/submission-guidelines
Rasasvada (US) is open for submissions. Seeks art, poetry, literature, and opinions. Likes “anything surprising, and out of the ordinary.” Deadline: Rolling.
Paragon VI, Memorial University’s (NL) literary journal, seeks submissions for its next issue (Summer 2014). Accepting fiction, non-fiction, poetry, artwork, photography, and mixed media (i.e. visual/literary artwork). Poetry/Art: max. 3 pieces. Fiction/creative Non-fiction: max. 2500 word. Send in Word document to email@example.com; include a separate cover page with the author’s name, title of submission, address, e-mail address and telephone number. Pages containing actual submission text should NOT include author information. Canadian residents only. Free copy for those selected for publication. Deadline: April 15, 2014.
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Twisted Vine, literary journal for Western New Mexico University’s Masters of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies program, seeks submissions for their spring issue. Accepts fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, art, interview and video. Has a special affinity for works that “succeed in crossing, overlapping and transcending traditional genres.” Also appreciates the interdisciplinary (i.e. poetry about math). Deadline: April 15, 2014.
- Guidelines: show.wnmu.edu/twistedvine/submissions
Contemporary Culture artblog is currently looking for art writers, critics and contributors for a weekly art based publication. cCab is a diverse contributor platform exploring the current contemporary art trends with a progressive vision. Accepts pitches, sample work, and articles ready for publication.
- Guidelines: contemporarycab.com/submission-guidelines
Duende is the online literary journal of the BFA in Writing program at Goddard College. Currently seeking work (poetry, prose, translations, hybrid writing, art) that “insinuates authenticity and soulfulness, earthiness, expressiveness and a chill up the spine.” Wants character-driven stories that engage, move, challenge, thrill. Deadline: May 15, 2014.
- Guidelines: duendeliterary.org/submissions