Submission Resources

A variety of resources that provide you with places to submit your poetry, as well as help and advice on making submissions.

Calls for Submissions (Poetry, Fiction, Art) Facebook Group
This Facebook group features calls for creative writing and art submissions. Closed group, members accepted by request..

Duotrope
Duotrope is a subscription-based service for writers and artists that offers an extensive, searchable database of current fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and visual art markets, a calendar of upcoming deadlines, a personal submissions tracker, and useful statistics compiled from the millions of data points we’ve gathered on the publishers and agents we list. Requires paid subscription.

Every Writer Listings of Literary Magazines and Journals

The Great American Poetry Show
Hardcover poetry anthology is open year-round to submissions of poems in English on any subject and in any style, length and number. Submit by mail or email. Each anthology contains about 100 poems; publication schedule is about 2 years between volumes. Simultaneous submissions and previously published poems are welcome. Response time is usually 1-3 months. Each contributor receives one free copy of the volume in which theirr work appears. Site also has an extensive directory of literary magazine links and poetry book publishers.

Minnesota Literary Publishers and Publishing Services
List provided by The Loft of Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Trish Hopkinson Poetry Blog
Poet Trish Hopkinson is the author of the chapbooks Emissions and Pieced into Treetops, as well as many poems published in literary journals. On her blog, she shares interesting writing tips, articles, calls for submissions (no-fee only), and other information to help promote good writing.

Journals That Pay For Poems
A Google doc of journals that pay writers maintained by poet and professor Jessica Piazza.

Online Poetry Publications
A list of online poetry publications provided by poet Rick Lupert and Poetry Super Highway.

Poetry Contest Links at Ardor Magazine
The online literary magazine Ardor maintains this annually updated page of links to 60+ poetry contests that the editors recommend. The contests are arranged in date order, with prizes and fees listed.

Poetry Journals
A list of poetry journals provided by the Poetry Society of America.

Poetry & Literary Resources
Includes poetry and rriting sites, literary organizations, and literary publications.

Poetry Contest Links at The Writer Magazine
The Writer is a monthly magazine with craft articles and publication opportunities for creative writers. Sxcroll down the page to see the list.

Poets & Writers list of literary magazines
Here you’ll find editorial policies, submission guidelines, contact information – everything you need to direct your work to the publications most amenable to your vision.

Publishing … and Other Forms of Insanity
The blog and writing resource site by writer Erica Verrillo. Her site is loaded with great articles for writers and the writing life, including listings of publishers, agents, where to get reviews, submission calls, free contests, writing conferences and more.

Where to Read (and Publish) Writing on Jewish Themes
This page provides links to magazines, journals, and websites that specifically welcome and/or promote “Jewish” writing, including poetry.

WritersMarket.com
Contact information for thousands of editors and agents. Search by keyword and category. Monthly Subscription: $5.99 – 6-Month Subscription: $24.99 – Annual Subscription: $39.99. Includes advice on improving your query letters and answers to common questions. Daily industry updates.

Writing Resources
Regularly updated list of paying and no-fee poetry submissions and contests.