South 85 Journal seeks submissions of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction:
Send your work today!
• Poetry submissions should contain no more than 4 poems up to 8 total pages, one poem per page.
• Fiction submissions should be between 2000 and 5000 words. Please include the word count in an upper corner of the first page. For fiction that is under 850, please consider submitting your work to the Julia Peterkin Literary Award contest for flash fiction between June 1 and August 15.
• Creative Nonfiction submissions should be no longer than 6000 words. Please include the word count in your email.
Visit our Submittable page for full guidelines and to submit your work: South 85 Submittable
Submitters are encouraged to read past Issues of South 85 Journal before sending work. Here are selections from our last issue: