South 85 Journal accepts submissions for its Fiction, Non-Fiction, and Poetry categories during its open reading period, January 15 – April 15.

Contest submissions for the annual Julia Peterkin Awards for Poetry and Flash Fiction are accepted from June 1 to August 15 each year.

We accept blog submissions year-round.

Reviews are written on assignment, and we accept applications for reviewers year-round.

Check out our Submittable page for more information, or click one of the links below.

Julia Peterkin Award for Flash Fiction – $500 Prize

Blog Submission Guidelines

Fiction Submission Guidelines

Non-Fiction Submission Guidelines

Poetry Submission Guidelines

Review Submission Guidelines