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. The pitch deadline for the fall issue will be announced soon.

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 (