call for submissions: SWEET
- Sweet publishes emerging and established writers three times a
January, and May. Past contributors include: Lee Martin, Tim Seibles,
Roripaugh, Ann Panning, Aimee Nezhukamatathil, Nin Andrews, Dinty W.
Sweet seeks only poetry and creative nonfiction, graphic nonfiction and
in between. Sorry, fiction writers! We read submissions all year.
submissions are accepted, but please notify us immediately if your
been taken by another literary journal (we'd like to be the first to
congratulate you). Our preferred submission size is 3-5 poems. For
non-fiction, we prefer 2-3 short-short creative nonfiction pieces or
one. Essays should not exceed 3,500 words total.
For Graphic Nonfiction: Sweet welcomes submissions of previously
nonfiction cartoons, graphic narratives and photo essays that
artistic and literary merit. We are interested in traditional forms
innovative techniques. Submissions can be in color or black and white.
format submission in a single .doc, as a .pdf or a .jpg series.
We accept submissions through our online submission manager. Please
brief cover letter and bio with your submission. Also, after sending us
portfolio of work, please wait to hear back before sending another.
If you have any questions, email: <editors(at)sweetlit.com> (replace
(at) with @ in sending e-mail)
- http://www.sweetlit.com/guidelines.phpSweet is seeking nonfiction for its seventh anniversary year: memoir, lyric, personal, literary, essay, graphic. We're looking for work with heart and guts and moxie. We're looking for nonfiction that our readers need.