Skidrow Penthouse 29


Skidrow Penthouse is looking for writing and art informed by environmental and moral collapse; disturbing, saddened work inhabited with obscure species and misunderstood people; work that’s keenly aware of the infinities in a single object and the scattered worlds between falling wires of rain. No adjective/adverb haters. No sermons on Eros. No disciples of Bukowski. No finger-wagging pedants demanding obedience to metrical ennui. No one afraid of their own mangled music. Be broken yet fearless. Narrate what is troubling to the timid among us. Trust the beautiful and hellish expanses of your dream-infested typing hands.

Skidrow PenthouseUnited States


G General 


Audience:Open to a broad Audience.
Poetry Forms:Formal verse, Free verse.
Styles:Open to all/most Styles, including: Experimental, Literary, Personal, Surrealist.
Topics:Open to all/most Topics, including: Memoir.
Visual Art Media:Open to all/most Art Media.
Visual Art Styles:Open to all/most Art Styles.

Types & Lengths

InterviewNo specific word count limits known.
EssayNo specific word count limits known.
Narrative NonfictionNo specific word count limits known.
Book ExcerptNo specific word count limits known.
PoemNo line limits known.
Flash FictionUp to 1,000 words.

Media & Publication Frequency

P Print PublicationUnknown publication frequency.


We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
F FictionN No monetary payment per piece.
N NonfictionN No monetary payment per piece.
P PoetryN No monetary payment per piece.
V Visual ArtN No monetary payment per piece.

Submission Types

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  ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousFormats Accepted
F Fiction OK No OK OKText format submissions
N Nonfiction OK No OK OKText format submissions
P Poetry OK No OK OKText format submissions
V Visual Art OK No Unknown UnknownImage format submissions

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Date Added:
17 Aug 2006
Last Updated:
18 Feb 2017