Grub Street submissions for volume 68 (to be published in May of 2019) are open. The submission deadline is January 28th, 2019.

 

SEND US YOUR BEST POEMS, SHORT STORIES, PLAYS, ESSAYS, AND ART

We’re excited about receiving genre-defiant submissions, such as:

Poetry Comics, Prose Poems, Flash Fiction, Flash Essays, Lyric Essays, Graphic Novel Excerpts, Graphic Memoir Excerpts, Video Essays, Speculative Nonfiction  


Submission guidelines are as follows:


Anyone is welcome to submit. Only previously unpublished works (either in print or online) will be considered for publication.


Please submit one work per file. Do not submit group submissions (i.e., if you submit five poems, do not put all five poems into one document. Please create five separate documents for each poem.)

We read submissions in a blind-review process, so please remove all identifying information from your works. (i.e; title pages, headers, document file titles, etc)

Genre-specific guidelines are as follows:


Poetry

Up to five poems may be submitted for consideration. Please submit one poem per document. Documents should be .doc or .docx files only.


Fiction 

Up to two pieces of fiction may be submitted for consideration. Please submit one prose piece per document. Documents should be .doc or .docx files only. 


Creative Nonfiction

Up to two pieces of creative nonfiction may be submitted for consideration. Please submit one prose piece per document. Documents should be .doc or .docx files only. 


Visual Art

Up to five works of visual art may be submitted for consideration. Visual art should be at least 4x6 inches and sent as a .png, .raw or high-quality .jpeg file with at least 300dpi and a size of at least 1MB. 


If you have questions or concerns about these guidelines that are not addressed in our FAQ, please contact us via email at grubstreet1952@gmail.com.

We look forward to receiving your work and wish you the best of luck in your literary and artistic endeavors!

Visual art should be at least 4x6 inches and sent as a .png, .tiff or high-quality .jpeg file type with at least 300 dpi.

Note: If your file is smaller than 1 MB in size it is likely that we will not be able to publish it, so please send us the highest quality file that you have.

Please limit your art submissions to a maximum of five. Submissions received in excess of this limit will not be reviewed.
Please submit only one work per file, and please limit your submissions to five poems and two prose pieces per issue. Any works submitted in excess of this limit will not be reviewed.

Please submit only one work per file, and please limit your submissions to five poems and two prose pieces per issue. Any works submitted in excess of this limit will not be reviewed.
Please submit only one work per file, and please limit your submissions to five poems and two prose pieces per issue. Any works submitted in excess of this limit will not be reviewed.
Grub Street Literary Magazine