SUBMISSIONS CLOSED

Submissions are now closed! Thank you very much to everyone who submitted. Please check back here or sign up to our mailing list to find out when our submission period opens again. 

The Sprawl Mag accepts submissions of speculative poetry, short fiction, and visual art. Whether it is utopic, dystopic, magical, or sci-fi, we look forward to seeing your work. We pay contributors $20 CAD per published piece.

We encourage submissions from QTBIPOC, women, nonbinary, queer, and disabled writers.

We accept simultaneous submissions, but please let us know if your piece is picked up elsewhere so we can congratulate you! :)

We do not accept work that has been previously published.

Please include a brief, third-person, 100-word biography with your submission.

Please title your documents: firstnamelastname_genre (eg. andrenorton_shortfic)

Poetry

  • Poetry submissions should be in a legible, size 12-14pt font (eg. Times New Roman)

  • Poetry submissions should not exceed 40 lines per piece

  • Poetry submissions may contain 1-4 poems

  • Please submit your work as a DOC, DOCX, or ODT file

Short Fiction

  • Short fiction submissions should be in a legible, size 12-14pt font (eg. Times New Roman)

  • Short fiction submissions should not exceed 1000 words per piece

  • Short fiction submissions may contain 1-2 pieces

  • Please submit your work as a DOC, DOCX, or ODT file

Visual Art

  • We are now CLOSED to visual art submissions for Volume 1.1

SUBMIT

Please submit all work to submissions@thesprawlmag.ca