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The Impossible Beast Poems of Queer Eroticism 4 MATURE CONTENT

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Damaged Goods Press is seeking poetry by QUEER & TRANS poets on queer eroticism for our forthcoming print anthology The Impossible Beast: Poems of Queer Eroticism, edited by Logan February and Caseyrenée Lopez. We want poetry that is informed by a wide breadth of queer sexualities, this includes ace experience. We are most interested in work that explores and/or queers sexual desire, aesthetics of sexuality, lust, sensuality, erotic pleasure and pain, kink, BDSM, and other related topics.

Important: Limited Demographic: Submissions are restricted to people who identify as queer or trans.

Country of Publication & Year Established

United States Established in 2019

Publication Medium & Frequency

Print Publication Print PublicationOne-time publication.

Poetry Closed

Adults, All genders, Transgender people, All sexual identities, Lesbians/Gays.
Erotica EroticaOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Poetry Forms:
Open to all/most Forms.
Open to all/most Styles, including: Literary, Mainstream.
Sexuality/Gender (LGBTQ issues), Other (See guidelines).
TypeLength Details
Poem PoemNo line limits known; Unknown number of pieces.
We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
No monetary payment No monetary payment.
OK No OK Unknown UnknownText format submissions
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Last Updated: 31 Dec 2019
Date Added: 28 Jun 2019

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