Submission Guidelines

Before you submit, we hope you’ll take a look around the site. Read a few stories. Look at photographs. Listen to the sounds and voices gathered here.

If you’d like to contribute, send us a pitch. We are no longer accepting pitches for our autumn issue. We anticipate reopening our call for pitches and submissions in December.

Please include your name, the place, the medium, and your idea in 200-500 words. We publish essays, poems, stories, photographs, drawings, paintings, audio, and video. We respond to all submissions.

E-mail submissions to the editors-in-chief, Jordan Cutler-Tietjen ( and Laura Glesby (