For Writers : Calls for Submissions

Call for Submissions: Gay FTM & Cis Men on Sex and Love

We are delighted to announce a call for essays, personal stories, and reflections by gay and queer-identified transgender and cisgender men on sex, dating, and long-term relationships for a new anthology, Trans Homo…Gasp! Gay FTM & Cis Men on Sex and Love…. read more

Call for Submissions: Charlotte Mew Chapbook Contest

Headmistress Press, publishing poetry books by lesbians, Lesbian Poet Trading Cards, and Lavender Review, is proud to announce our second annual Charlotte Mew Chapbook Contest. Our first-prize winner will be selected by Ellen Bass and will receive a $250 honorarium plus 20 copies of the winning book…. read more

Call for Submissions: The Sandra Moran Scholarship

Two-time Goldie winner Sandra Moran (December 20, 1968–November 7, 2015) was a writer, a scholar, a mentor and an educator. She was known and beloved for her keen intellect, her quick wit, her engaging personality, and her willingness to teach, talk, travel, and share the best and brightest of our stories and shared histories with a broad range… read more

Call for Submissions: ImageOutWrite Volume 5

ImageOutWrite Volume 5  ImageOut seeks previously unpublished fiction, non-fiction, and poetry entries for the 2016 ImageOutWrite literary journal celebrating LGBTQ authors/allies. Volume #5 (editor, Gregory Gerard) will be published during this year’s ImageOut Film Festival (October 2016)…. read more

#DVpit: Twitter Pitch Event

#DVpit is a Twitter event created to showcase pitches about and especially by marginalized voices. This includes (but is not limited to): Native peoples and people of color; people living and/or born/raised in underrepresented cultures and countries; disabled persons; people with illness (including mental illness); people on marginalized ends of the socioeconomic, cultural and/or religious… read more

Call for Submissions: Beyond 2 Comics Anthology

Beyond: Queer Urban Fantasy and Post Apocalypse edition is open for submissions! Editors: Sfé R. Monster and Taneka Stotts Publisher: Beyond Press Publication Date: Summer/Fall 2017 Theme: Queer Post-Apocalyptic  and Urban Fantasy Comics… read more