Welcomes literary nonfiction and poetry with themes related to soul, spirit, place and social justice. Submit by regular mail only.
Literary biannual featuring poetry, fiction, essays and book reviews. Submit between Aug. 15 and May 15 through online submission manager or regular mail.
Publishes fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Each issue is guest-edited by a prominent writer. Reading period: June 1-Jan. 15. Submit by online submission manager for a $3 fee (free of subscribers) or by postal mail (free to everyone). Triannual.
Quarterly journal of fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Check website for contests and themed issues. Submit using online submissions manager or by regular mail.
Student-run art and literary magazine published annually. Accepts previously unpublished short fiction, nonfiction, poetry and art. Submit by regular mail by March 15.
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Submit previously unpublished literary short fiction, personal essays, poetry and translations.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.