Opportunities for Artists and Writers | September 2022

Drizzle Review: “We are open to submissions all year long! We exclusively publish reviews, essays, and interviews that celebrate marginalized writers. Our reviews cover work by authors who are: Black, Indigenous, people of color, LGBTQIA+, women, disabled, chronically ill, rural and economically disenfranchised.” No fee. 

EMERGENT LITERARY: “an assemblage of black and brown work. For us, EMERGENT refers to urgency, immediacy, inception and birth, beginning, forefront, now. It also refers to the philosophy of emergence as interreliant entities which create a radical new wholeness when combined.” Accepting Poetry, Prose, Visual Art, and Hybrid Works from Black and Brown Writers. No Fee. 

Screendoor Review: “Screen Door Review is a triannual literary magazine that publishes poetry and flash fiction authored by individuals belonging to the southern queer (lgbtq) community of the United States.” No deadline. No fee. 

Two Sylvias Press 2022 Wilder Series Poetry Book Prize: The Wilder Series Book Prize is open to women over 50 years of age (established or emerging poets) and includes a $1000 prize, publication by Two Sylvias Press, 20 copies of the winning book, and a vintage, art nouveau pendant. Women submitting manuscripts may be poets with one or more previously published chapbooks/books or poets without any prior chapbook/book publications. (We use an inclusive definition of “woman” and “female” and we welcome trans women, genderqueer women, and non-binary people who are significantly female-identified.) Fee: $24. Deadline: 12/31/22

Vagabond City Literary Journal

Founded in 2013, we are a literary journal dedicated to publishing outsider literature. We publish art, prose, reviews, and interviews from marginalized creators.