It’s the last weekly roundup of calls for submissions, writing and book contests, and events for the month of September. I know I am definitely ready for 2020 to be over, but I still can’t believe how close we are to the end of the year already. Don’t let your submission goals falter this late into the year! Let us help you find a home for your work or a venue to enhance your craft.
Calls for Submissions
October Submission Deadlines
Garfield Lake Review. Issue Theme: Duality. Poetry, fiction, nonfiction, drama, cross-genre, comics, photography, art. No fee. Deadline: October 12, 2020.
November Submission Deadlines
The Pinch Literary Journal seeks poetry written in or regarding Variety Englishes for a featured highlight in its Spring 2021 Issue (41.1). Poems in Singlish, Konglish, Spanglish, AAVE, and other English-derived emerging linguistic forms will be considered for publication. No submission fee, accepted pieces will be awarded $150 for publication. Deadline November 15th, 2020. For inquiries, visit www.pinchjournal.com/glish or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sou’wester is now reading fiction and creative nonfiction for our annual print issue, forthcoming in spring 2021. We are committed to investing in and encouraging the words/stories/voices of all writers, prioritizing those belonging to marginalized communities. We want to read stories from writers belonging to the black diaspora, indigenous communities, Asian communities, Latin(x) communities, neurodivergent communities, those with disabilities, and LGBTQIA+. We seek fiction that allows us to transcend the everyday, haunts our dreams, and feels fresh. We’re looking for work that will move, stun, and awe our readers. Submission is free through Submittable.
Sand Hills Literary Magazine. Online Exclusive Feature. Poetry, fiction, nonfiction, comics, interviews, audio, video, photography, art, animation. No fee for August University students; $2 fee otherwise. Deadline: November 20.
Blueline: A literary Magazine Dedicated to the Spirit of the Adirondacks. 2020 Reading Period. Fiction, nonfiction, poetry. No fee. Deadline: November 30. [Read more…] about Weekly Roundup for Calls & Contests :: September 25, 2020