Publishes interviews and literary criticism about North Carolina writers and high-quality poetry, fiction, drama and creative nonfiction by North Carolina writers, or set in North Carolina. Check website for upcoming issue deadlines.The theme for the 2014 issue is
Welcomes fiction and poetry of any length. Reading periods: Sept. 1-Nov. 30 and Jan. 1-March 31. Submit by postal mail only. Biannual.
Publishes fiction, essays, poetry and art. Quarterly. Submit by regular mail only. Reading period: Oct. 1-May 1.
Official journal of the low-residency MFA program at Murray State University. Features fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry. Reading periods: Jan. 15 to March 15 and Aug. 15 to Oct. 15. See website for upcoming issue themes. Submit only through online submission manager.
Submit previously unpublished literary short fiction, personal essays, poetry and translations. Submit by online submission manager (fee for nonsubscribers) or regular mail (free). Biannual.
Features fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry as well as book reviews and interviews. Submit by online submission manager or regular mail. Reading period: Aug. 15-March 31. Biannual.
Magazine featuring horror, science fiction and fantasy, articles, interviews and reviews, plus genre artwork. Check website for submission deadlines. Submit by email only. No simultaneous submissions.
Publishes fiction, creative nonfiction, critical essays and poetry. Awards annual cash prizes for the best stories and poems published each year.
Publishes contemporary fiction, poetry, nonfiction and translations. Submit via regular mail or online submission manager.
Publishes science fiction and fantasy and some poetry. Interested in new writers. Submit mss by email or regular mail. Fiction mss will be critiqued. Semiannual.