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There are 59 projects accepting submissions (including fee-based) for 90 different calls.

32 Poems
Poetry Submissions (Charges fees.)

Aesthetic Press (The Writer's Block)
Aesthetic Press

Aesthetic Press Developmental Stage Publishing Contest (The Writer's Block)
Developmental Stage Publishing Contest

Apple in the Dark
Fall 2021 Submissions

Autumn Noir: An Unsettling Reads Anthology (Unsettling Reads, LLC)
Crime, Mystery, Noir, Suspense, and Thriller
Artists' Books / Poetry books

Black Elephant
Essay (Charges fees.) / Fiction or Creative Non-Fiction (Charges fees.) / Member of a Marginalized Community AND Experiencing Financial Difficulty / Personalized Feedback on your Submission (Charges fees.) / Photography (Charges fees.) / Poetry (Charges fees.) / Short Film (Charges fees.) / Spoken Word (Charges fees.) / Twenty Four Hour Response (Charges fees.) / Visual Art (Charges fees.)

Blue Avocado
Educational Toolkits and Articles for Nonprofits

Bright Flash Literary Review
Flash and Short Fiction, Memoir, Rolling Submissions, No Theme

Ongoing submissions

Children's Books for ages 7-10 (CafeLit)
Children#s 7-10

Children's Picture Books for writer / illustrator teams (CafeLit)
Children's Picture Books

Children's Picture Books for writers (CafeLit)
Children's Picture Books - writers

The Curator
Nonfiction & Multimedia

The Dirty Spoon Radio Hour & Journal
Season 4 - Full Manuscripts / Season 4 - Pitches

Dream of Shadows
Magazine and Website

Dream Pop Journal (Dream Pop Press)
Poetry / Reviews / Speculative Diary / Visual Art (Non-Poetry) / Visual Poetry & Erasure

Dream Pop Press
2022 Chapbooks

Ember Chasm Review
Fiction & Nonfiction - Print and Online Issues (Charges fees.) / Poetry - Print and Online Issues (Charges fees.) / Visual Art (Charges fees.)

Embryo Concepts Zine and Collective
Issue #5: The Four Elements

Emergent Reader Books for Children (CafeLit)
Emergent reader texs and texts upt to 20,000 words for children

EX/POST Magazine

Fabula Press Short Story Contests
Aestas Short Story Competition 2021 (Charges fees.)

Fat Coyote Literary Arts
Fat Coyote's Inaugural Call for Submissions

Featured Poets
Poetry Submission

Feisty Women - Fiction (CafeLit)
Feisty Women Fiction

Feisty Women Non- Fiction (CafeLit)
Feisty Women Non-Ficition

Flash Fiction Collections (CafeLit)
Flash Fiction Collections Open Call

FlowerSong Press
Manuscript Submissions Now Open

Free Radicals Quarterly
Rolling Submissions for Free Radicals Quarterly

Glass: A Journal of Poetry (Glass Poetry Press)
Poetry Submissions

Grand Little Things

Gravelight Press (Devil's Party Press)
Full length horror wanted! We are not afraid... yet!

Hardboiled and Loaded with Sin Anthology (Devil's Party Press)
Volume 1 2022 (Charges fees.)

Hawkshaw Press (Devil's Party Press)
Hey Flatfoot! Nobody likes a squeal, except us...

Issue IV

MacroMicroCosm (Vraeyda Literary)
Healing Hands Volume 7 Issue III / The Siege Perilous: A Philosopher's Throne / Tribe Volume 7 Issue II

The Metaworker Literary Magazine
General Call for The Metaworker

The New York Quarterly
General Poetry Submission (Charges fees.)

No Contact
Summer Poetry Contest

Only God Knows (Unique Poetry Journal)
Only God Knows (Charges fees.)

The Opiate
Vol. 26

The Orison Anthology Awards (Orison Books)
Orison Anthology Award - Fiction (Charges fees.) / Orison Anthology Award - Nonfiction (Charges fees.) / Orison Anthology Award - Poetry (Charges fees.)

The Orison Chapbook Prize (Orison Books)
Chapbook (Charges fees.)

Out of this World Press (OOTW) (Devil's Party Press)
One small step for you... one giant leap OOTW...

The Plentitudes
Plentitudes - Call for Short Stories & Essays (Charges fees.) / The Plentitudes - Call for Poems (Charges fees.)

The Red Telephone YA books (CafeLit)
YA Novels 45,000 to 105,000 words

San Antonio Review
Art / Poetry (Charges fees.) / Prose (Charges fees.)

SAR Press (San Antonio Review)
Manuscripts (Charges fees.)

Sargeson Prize
2021 Short Story - Open Division

Sargeson Prize for Secondary Schools
2021 Short Story - Secondary Schools Division

Script Challenge (CafeLit)
Script Challenge

Single author short story collections (CafeLit)
Single author collections

Tofu Ink Arts Press
Tofu Ink Free Poetry Submissions for March. Also accepting for Summer 2021

Unique Poetry
Calling all Poets

Volney Road Review
Poetry 4.1 (Charges fees.) / Prose 4.1 (Charges fees.) / Visual 4.1 (Charges fees.)

Vraeyda Literary
Poetry Collection / Sci-Fi/Magic Realism/Fantasy Novels

Willows Wept Review
Poetry / Prose / Visual Art

The Workshop
1. The Grind: Alternative Career Advice for Writers / 2. The Tower: Navigating Academia / 3. The Gauntlet: Reviews and Interviews

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