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           The theme for Issue 154 is


Send us your fresh and innovative take on it!


Writers are welcome to submit up to five (5) poems per submission. Our taste is eclectic and celebrates the wonderful diversity of forms, styles, and levels of diction available to the contemporary poet.

Please be sure to:

  • include your name, address, phone number, and email address on the first page
  • format poems in 12-point font
  • submit up to five (5) poems in a single document
  • number pages
  • provide a 50-word bio
  • make sure your Submittable profile is up-to-date

We do not accept work that has been previously published. Simultaneous submissions are accepted, but please notify us immediately if your work is selected for publication elsewhere. Please only submit once during our open reading period.

We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.