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The Plentitudes

The Plentitudes, a quarterly literary journal, is home to captivating stories, essays, and poetry from diverse voices.

We believe in the power of narratives to touch the soul, shift the gaze, and offer new perspectives. Our aim is to amplify a diversity of voices and shine light on fresh narratives.

Upon publication, we award an honorarium of US$50 per published story, essay, poem or collection of poems.

View our portfolio of works by our creative contributors.

The Plentitudes - Call for Poems Fee: usd $5.00

Open

Closes on Saturday, May 15, 2021 11:59 PM UTC (in 7 days, 7 hours)

The Plentitudes Journal is seeking poetry submissions for our upcoming issues. We are looking for pieces that are well-written, capitivating, and from the heart. We especially love writing from new voices and fresh perspectives for the now. LGBTQ and BIPOC writers are particularly encouraged to submit.

  • No more than 10 pages and no more than 5 poems, in ONE document.
  • Submissions must be in English.
  • Must be an original, unpublished work, written by the submitter.
  • Authors of works selected for publication will receive an honorarium of US$50 per poem (or collection of poems).

The Plentitudes - Call for Short Stories & Personal Essays Fee: usd $5.00

Open

Closes on Saturday, May 15, 2021 11:59 PM UTC (in 7 days, 7 hours)

The Plentitudes Journal is seeking submissions of personal essays and short stories for our issues.

We are looking for pieces that are well-written, captivating, and from the heart. We especially love writing from new voices and fresh perspectives for the now. LGBTQ and BIPOC writers are particularly encouraged to submit.

  • Personal Essays: 1,500 - 6,500 words.
  • Short Stories: 1,500 - 6,500 words.
  • Please specify which of these three genres you are submitting for clearly on the first page of your submission.
  • Must be an original, unpublished work, written by the submitter.
  • Authors of works selected for publication will receive an honorarium of US$50 per piece (or collection of pieces).

Spring 2021 Issue

Temp Closed

The Plentitudes Journal is seeking submissions of personal essays, short stories, and poems for publication in our Spring 2021 issue.

We are looking for pieces that are well-written, captivating, and from the heart. We especially love writing from new voices and fresh perspectives for the now. LGBTQ and BIPOC writers are particularly encouraged to submit.

  • Personal Essays: 1,500 - 6,500 words.
  • Short Stories: 1,500 - 6,500 words.
  • Poetry: No more than 10 pages and no more than 5 poems, in ONE document.
  • Please specify which of these three genres you are submitting for clearly on the first page of your submission.
  • Must be an original, unpublished work, written by the submitter.
  • Authors of works selected for publication will receive an honorarium of US$50 per piece (or collection of pieces).

Submission closes on March 15, 2021 (11:59 PM EST).