Open Arts Forum

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
Charles Bukowski, Lyn Lifshin, Gerald Locklin, July Westhale, Marcel Herms, Tom Riordan, Sara Clancy, John Yamrus, Greg Grummer, Mike Casetta, Steve Klepetar, John Hansen, Subhadeep De, Buku Sarkar, Mark Preier, Kim Toft, Frank Doorhof, Jenn Zed, Douglas Goodwin, David Lohrey, Ann Kammerer, Martin Slavin, Amanda Villafranco
Web, E-publication
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
One per day
No payment
Issues per Year: 
Continuous: 365 days per year
Issue Price: 
Subscription Price: 
Greater than 10,000

Editorial Focus

We consider poetry, art, fiction, photography, and other art forms.

Tips From the Editor

You can also submit work to several other partner publications through the Open Arts Forum submission area. Register at the site for details.

For art and photography, consider submitting several works that hang together thematically, and please propose a title for the collection. 

Please read the site first to see what kind of work we prefer. Also, please register at the site. Registration will allow you to upload and update your author picture and bio.

We typically respond quickly, often within a few days.

Meet the editors:

Contact Information

Jay Dougherty, Editor
PO Box 584
Glen Echo
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Last updated: Nov 15, 2019