People, you’ve spent a lot of time indoors lately, sheltering from the worst of the weather, and we know that you’ve been writing. So, jump on these nonfiction submission opportunities as Winter fades into Spring. And also, as always, submit to us.
Arkana is looking for creative nonfiction of 500 words or fewer for their Micro issue. From nanotechnology, the singularity at the center of a black hole, microbiology, and microbursts to microbreweries, they want work that celebrates its smallness, amplifies the tiniest voices with the most to say, and challenges society’s perceptions of the marginal, modest, and miniscule. Deadline, March 31st. $50 Editor’s Choice Prize. https://arkanamag.org/submit/
Into The Void wants your creative nonfiction for Issue 12 of their print journal. Submissions are paid. Deadline, March 7th. https://intothevoidmagazine.com/submissions/
Honey & Lime is a new litmag, currently accepting creative nonfiction of up to 2,000 words each
West Texas Review is open all year round for essays of up to 2000 words for their twice-yearly print edition. All published pieces will receive a Pushcart Prize nomination. https://www.westtexasreview.com/submit.php
Deep Wild Journal: Writing from the Backcountry, is looking for nonfiction submissions for its inaugural issue, to be published this summer. They are aiming to “provide a forum for the best writing we can find that conjures the experiences, observations, and insights of backcountry journeys.” They will publish online and twice-yearly in pocket-sized editions. Submissions are free. Deadline March 15th. https://deepwildjournal.com/submissions/
Storm Cellar, a journal of safety and danger, is accepting nonfiction submissions of up to 5000 words on a rolling basis. They encourage authors who happen to be women, POC, indigenous, lgbq+, of trans experience, neuroatypical, poor, border-straddling, disabled, or otherwise under-represented. https://stormcellarquarterly.com/submit/
Trampset is seeking and accepting new submissions on a rolling basis. They are interested in your personal essays, micro-memoirs, culture and criticism, reviews. https://trampset.org/submissions-6e83932b0985