IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are 17 years of age or under, please submit your work into the Blooming Vine Leaves category.

Please do not send more than three poems per submission period. Try to keep the length of poems under 40 lines. We will not turn down longer pieces, but shorter pieces will be considered first. If you are submitting multiple pieces, please submit them all in one document.

IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are 17 years of age or under, please submit your work into the Blooming Vine Leaves category.

Please do not submit more than 800 words in total per submission period. This means you can send one piece worth 800 words, or 8 pieces worth 100 words each, and/or anything in between. If you are submitting multiple pieces, please submit them all in one document.

Novel excerpts are also welcome.

Artwork and photography will be considered for the cover and/or interior of each issue. Send us work you believe represents a slice of life. Please do not send more than ten pieces per submission period.

Attach your artwork as high resolution files (at least 2400 pixels wide at 300 dpi) so we don't have to chase them up if they're accepted.

Please name each file as follows: TITLE by YOUR NAME

Are you a writer aged 12–17? Would you like to submit a vignette to us for our new Blooming Vine Leaves feature?

Please submit no more than 800 words in total per submission period. This means you can send one piece worth 800 words, or 8 pieces worth 100 words each, and/or anything in between. If you are submitting multiple pieces, please submit them all in one document.


$ 20.00

Please visit the website for submission guidelines.

Please note: The $20 submission fee is for early-bird submissions and will expire on October 31. Submissions received from November onward will incur a higher submission fee of $30.