Grey Sparrow Journal

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Genres Published: 
Representative Authors: 
Seasoned and emerging voices welcome; Natasha Trethewey, Simon Perchik, Hugh Fox, Robert Bly, Maxine Kumin, Thomas Smith, Kate Smith, Ron Singer, Marie Williams, Rae Armantrout
Web, E-publication
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
Appx. 30
Contributor copies only
Issues per Year: 
Biannual as of 2016
Greater than 10,000

Editorial Focus

Grey Sparrow offers a "National Treasure" series in poetry and features a Pulitzer Prize writer for most issues and/or a national treasure from a country outside the United States. Emerging and established voices are welcome. Published poets write about global issues that haunt us all. One to two book manuscripts are published a year.

Tips From the Editor

Ah Tips: Please, poetry only, fine art, and photography. Review the ezine before submitting work. The Sparrow's Journal has a large online following with over 1,000,000 cumulative visitors since inception. All Grey Sparrow Journal and book manuscripts should be forwarded to:

Contact Information

Diane Smith, Founder and Principal Editor
St. Paul
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Last updated: Feb 06, 2019