Call for Submissions: Louise Meriwether First Book Prize

First time authors, submit your complete manuscript, either fiction or nonfiction (such as: novel, memoir, short story collection, biography, manifesto, or other work of nonfiction), of 30,000 to 80,000 words, and you could receive a $5,000 advance and publication by the Feminist Press… read more

Call for Submissions: Christopher Hewitt Award

A&U Magazine, a national nonprofit HIV/AIDS publication, is currently accepting entries for the sixth annual Christopher Hewitt Award. Named in honor of A&U’s first literary editor, the award showcases outstanding responses to the AIDS pandemic and the realities of individuals living with or affected by HIV/AIDS in the genres of fiction, poetry, drama, and creative nonfiction… read more

Call for Submissions: Love in the Age of PrEP

Most romances feature an unlikely couple. They are thrown together by circumstances, then need to overcome some seemingly insurmountable obstacle to achieve their “happily ever after” (or “happily enough for now”).  How does Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) affect this dynamic?… read more

Call for Submissions: Screen Door Review

The purpose of the online magazine is to provide a platform of expression to those whose identities—at least in part—derive from the complicated relationship between queer person and place—specifically, queer person and the South…. read more

Call for Submissions: Wilt

Wilt is a new literary journal that aims to provide a platform for queer and trans* people to discuss and explore their experiences in relation to the wealth of queer literature that currently exists and the literature that they themselves produce… read more