Pumpernickel Press is looking for submissions for its first issue in May. Pumpernickel Press is interested in fairy tale and fabulism. Think Angela Carter, Kelly Link, Kate Bernheimer, Carmen Maria Machado, and Nalo Hopkinson.

Short Stories:

Stories of 1000-10,000 words are welcome.

Make sure all submissions are blind and in standard manuscript format.

Authors upon publication will receive a $50 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.

Flash Fiction:

Stories of up to 1000 words are welcome.

Make sure all submissions are blind and in standard manuscript format.

Authors upon publication will receive a $10 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.

Poetry:

Poets may send 3-5 poems per submission in a single document of up to 5 pages.

Make sure submissions are blind and in standard manuscript format.

Authors upon publication will receive a $10 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.

Visual Arts:

Artists may send 3-5 images in a single document. Make sure submission materials are blind.

Artists upon publication will receive a $10 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.

Academic Articles and Book Reviews

Authors may send one article or review of up to 500-7,000 words.

Make sure submissions are blind and in APA format.

Authors upon publication will receive a $15 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.

Black Annis Books is open to submissions. We are interested in feminist horror, and horror that is socially conscious. We want your best work that uses elements of horror to explore social and emotional issues in beautiful, terrifying, metaphorical ways. Think Us, It Follows, and Midsommar. Think a modern "Yellow Wallpaper." Think the dark fairy tales of Angela Carter. Make us think, and make us shudder. 

Multiple Entries welcome as well as simultaneous submissions. Simply let us know if your work is accepted elsewhere. 


Short Stories:
Stories of 1000-10,000 words are welcome.
Make sure all submissions are blind and in standard manuscript format.
Authors upon publication will receive a $50 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.
Flash Fiction:
Stories of up to 1000 words are welcome.
Make sure all submissions are blind and in standard manuscript format.
Authors upon publication will receive a $10 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.
Poetry:
Poets may send 3-5 poems per submission in a single document of up to 5 pages.
Make sure submissions are blind and in standard manuscript format.
Authors upon publication will receive a $10 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.
Visual Arts:
Artists may send 3-5 images in a single document. Make sure submission materials are blind.
Artists upon publication will receive a $10 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.
Academic Articles and Book Reviews
Authors may send one article or review of up to 500-7,000 words.
Make sure submissions are blind and in APA format.
Authors upon publication will receive a $15 honorarium and a free contributor's copy.

Black Annis Books is open to submissions to our first annual Short Story Prize. We are interested in feminist horror, and horror that is socially conscious. We want your best work that uses elements of horror to explore social and emotional issues in beautiful, terrifying, metaphorical ways. Think Us, It Follows, and Midsommar. Think a modern "Yellow Wallpaper." Think the dark fairy tales of Angela Carter. Make us think, and make us shudder. The prize is 500 dollars and publication. 

Stories up to 10,000 words are welcome. 

Make sure your submission is blind. Don't include any identifying information in the doc. 

Submissions will be open until August 1st, with the winner being announced in September. All entries will be considered for publication in our Fall issue. 


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