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Opportunities for writers: January 2022 calls for submissions

Is your goal in 2022 to write more often? Let these upcoming deadlines motivate you to see your draft to the finish line.

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Upcoming calls for submissions


HerStry: Nonfiction

HerStry seeks previously unpublished true stories about sex from writers who are not cis men. Submit by January 2.


Heron Tree: Found poetry

The ninth volume of this journal will be devoted to found poetry; accepted poems will appear in a free downloadable ebook as well as online. Submit by January 15.


Headland: Nonfiction

Submit work by January 31 to be considered for Headland’s 17th issue, which will be a special edition dedicated to nonfiction.



Nothing Without Us Too: Short fiction

The second iteration of this anthology seeks short fiction from “writers across the disability, mental illness, developmental disabilities, neurodiversity, Blind, and d/Deaf spectrums,” especially from writers who reside in Canada. Submit by January 31.


The Darling Axe’s Clash of the Query Letters

Submit a query letter for your original, unpublished work by January 31 for a chance to win $700 CAD and a free course from The Darling Axe.



Our annual essay contest will also open up for submissions in mid-January, so bookmark if you’re interested in entering!