From the Depths

Basic Information
Shenandoah Valley
Front Royal
Virginia
United States
22630
Contact Information
Susan Warren Utley and
Savannah Renée Spidalieri
Editors
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Formats: 
Web
E-publication
Print
Reading Period: 
Nov 1 to Sep 20
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
No
Payment: 
Cash
Year Founded: 
2011
Representative Authors: 
Patricia Koelle, Larry Gaffney, Maria Stanislav, Craig Smith, Hillary Lyon, Robert E. Petras, John Stocks, Gerald Warfield, Chaitali Sen, Melinda Giordano, Barbara Purbaugh, Susan Carter Morgan, Kristen Yamamoto, Clay Steakley, Elizabeth W. Seaver, Mary Marie Dixon, Jakob Guanzon, Claire Fuller, Tom Larsen, Mark Labbe, Shawn Aveningo, Art Heifetz, M.B. Baken, Robert Earle, Danny LaLonde, Kate LaDew, Tina Wayland, Liz Jacoby, Kyrie Amos, Toni Morrow Wyatt, Alex Layman, Petrula Laudato, Sarah Colleen Coury, Audrey Webb, James L. Jones, Christine Edwards, Sheila Cumberworth, Dan Jacoby, Patricia George
Issues per Year: 
1
Circulation: 
2,500 to 5,000
Issue Price: 
Print Issue: 15.99; Digital: Free
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
5-10

Thank you for considering Haunted Waters Press. We are an independent publisher located in the shadows of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia along the banks of the Shenandoah River. We publish works from new, emerging, and established writers. Our focus is on the presentation and promotion of each accepted work. We offer multiple paths to publication including writing competitions, expedited decision, and our no fee submission period. We are interested in stories that entertain us, stories that captivate us, but most of all, stories that haunt us. We look forward to reading your work!

If you are new to Haunted Waters Press, we encourage you to visit our website to get to know us better. There you will find news and information about our small press as well as links to recent publications. Downloading free copies of our latest issues will help you get a better feel for the kinds of work we tend to publish and the level of attention paid to each and every published piece. From the Depths features custom artwork inspired by our contributors’ works to create a cohesive collection of prose, poetry and art. It truly is a labor of love. We hope you enjoy what has been described as “one of the most compelling and beautifully illustrated literary journals.”

Embark: A Literary Journal for Novelists

Basic Information
Contact Information
Ursula
DeYoung
Details
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Formats: 
Web
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Payment: 
No payment
Year Founded: 
2017
Percentage of Unsolicited Submissions Published: 
6% to 10%
Issues per Year: 
4
Circulation: 
Less than 1,000
Subscription Price: 
0
Issue Price: 
0
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
10

We publish exclusively the openings of unpublished novels, accompanied by brief Authors' Statements. In each issue, we feature a range of genres, including literary dramas, mysteries, science fiction, and historical fiction.

We are looking for novel openings in every genre, with intriguing characters and premises, but above all we prioritize polished, confident writing.

Midwestern Gothic

Basic Information
PO Box 4341
Des Plaines
Illinois
United States
60016
Contact Information
Robert
Russell
Co-Founder/Managing Editor
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Formats: 
E-publication
Print
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Payment: 
Contributor copies only
Representative Authors: 
Bonnie Jo Campbell, Roxane Gay, Frank Bill, Marcus Wicker, Jac Jemc, Nick Arvin, Keith Taylor
Issues per Year: 
2
Issue Price: 
12

Midwestern Gothic (ISSN 2159-8827) is a bi-annual print literary journal out of Chicago, Illinois, dedicated to featuring work about or inspired by the Midwest, by writers who live or have lived here. Midwestern Gothic aims to collect the very best in Midwestern writing in a way that has never been done before, cataloging the oeuvre of an often-overlooked region of the United States ripe with its own mythologies and tall tales.

Please read our submissions guidelines before submitting.

Oracle Fine Arts Review

Basic Information
307 N University Blvd
Mobile
Alabama
United States
36688
Contact Information
Karie
Fugett
Editor-in-chief
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Formats: 
Web
Print
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Payment: 
No payment
Issues per Year: 
1
Circulation: 
1,000 to 2,500
Issue Price: 
0
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
Majority

Oracle Fine Arts Review is published annually by the University of South Alabama. It features fiction, nonfiction, poetry, painting, photography, drawing, sculpture, illustration, glass, printmaking, and ceramics.

Flight Journal

Basic Information
London
London
England
SE8
Contact Information
Marianne Tatepo, Sara Jafari, Shreeta Shah
Flight Journal Team
Ms.
Details
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Reading Period: 
Oct 1 to Oct 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
No
Payment: 
Cash
Percentage of Unsolicited Submissions Published: 
1% to 5%
Representative Authors: 
<p>Issue 1 authors: https://flightjournal.org/category/issue-one/ Issue 2 authors: https://flightjournal.org/category/issue-2/</p>
Issues per Year: 
2
Circulation: 
Less than 1,000
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
6-12

Flight Journal, the brainchild of Spread the Word’s Flight Associates scheme, is an online journal of bold, short fiction. Each year, three different editors come together to select content for the year’s publication. The publication is digital-only.

• Writers at all levels welcome. For issue 3 (A/W 2016), your work must be 500 words or less, and should not have been published before (on your personal blog, other websites, or in print). •We accept submissions written in English from anywhere in the world (however, you must have a UK bank account for payment). •One story per submission (via Submittable) •Simultaneous submissions welcome but please let us know if your work has been accepted elsewhere. •Your work must be submitted via Word document(if formatting is an issue please send us it in both as a .doc or .docx and PDF). •Submissions will be judged ‘blind’ so please do not include any biographical information or your name within the text, or with your submission.

Brian DeFiore

DeFiore and Company
47 East 19th Street
Third Floor
New York, NY 10003

Mark Falkin

Falkin Literary
2605 West 49 ½ Street
Austin, TX 78731

WiDo Publishing

Basic Information
840 S. West Temple #2
City: 
Salt Lake City
State: 
Utah
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
84101
Contact Information
Joseph
Jones
Submissions Editor
Details
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Book Types: 
Essay collections
Novel
Memoir
Formats: 
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
How many authors debut in each issue?: 
8
Titles per Year: 
6 to 10
Distributors: 
Ingram Baker & Taylor
Publishing type: 

Three Rooms Press

Basic Information
561 Hudson Street
#33
City: 
New York
State: 
New York
Country: 
United States
Zip / Postal Code: 
10014
Contact Information
Peter
Carlaftes
Co-Founder & Editor
Details
Genres Published: 
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Book Types: 
Novella
Novel
Memoir
Formats: 
Paperback
Hardcover
E-book
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
No
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months

Three Rooms Press is a fierce New York-based independent publisher inspired by dada, punk, and passion. Founded in 1993, it serves as a leading independent publisher of cut-the-edge creative, including fiction, memoir, poetry translations, drama and art. In addition, Three Rooms Press produces and promotes a variety of literary and cultural events worldwide, including readings, plays, workshops, and concerts. Three Rooms Press books are distributed by PGW / Ingram.

Three Rooms Press publishes an annual anthology: 1. Maintenant: A Journal of Contemporary Dada Poetry and Art. Submission period: October 1 thru December 31; Publication: June. Looking for Dada art and Dada short written pieces. Get a sample copy to learn more about what we are publishing. Sample copies available for purchase here: http://threeroomspress.com/authors/maint... This is a good way to let the editors get familiar with your work and communication style.

Representative Authors: 

Mike Watt, Lawrence Block, Robert Silverberg, James Carr, Jim Fusilli, Israel Horovitz, Meagan Brothers, Aram Saroyan, Janet Hamill, Judith Malina, Peter Carlaftes, Kat Georges, Jane Ormerod, Hala Alyan, Michael T. Fournier, Patrizia Gattaceca, George Wallace, Robert Gibbons, Jerome Rothenberg, Roger Conover, Puma Perl.

How many authors debut in each issue?: 
2-3
Titles per Year: 
6 to 10
Distributors: 
PGW/Ingram
Publishing type: 

Not Your Mother's Breast Milk

Basic Information
Chicago
Illinois
United States
60201
Contact Information
William
Grant
Editor-In-Chief
Details
Genres Published: 
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Formats: 
Web
Audio
Video
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Year Founded: 
2016
Distributors: 
N/A
Percentage of Unsolicited Submissions Published: 
Greater than 50
Representative Authors: 
N/A
Issues per Year: 
We publish constantly throughout the year.
Subscription Price: 
Free
Issue Price: 
Free
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
Many, we work more as an art blog.

 

  Not Your Mothers Breast Milk is an art blog dedicated to sharing stories about the human experience, connecting with one another, and giving artists an outlet to express their struggles and successes on this journey through life.

     We're looking for something that makes us feel. It can make us feel joy, sadness, anger, silliness, etc, etc. Just make us feel something. 

     Have a piece that you love that maybe needs a little more work? Send it in! Our editing team will look it over and give you feedback about how you could make it stronger! When submitting, put "Tweak" in the subject line to let us know you want feedback on it!

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