Submission Guidelines

Submission Guidelines

Poetry Art Prose

We are accepting submissions of new, original, and unpublished works.

We are looking for well-crafted, engaging poetry and artwork. Works that breathe life back into the world.


There is no limit on the length of poems, though we prefer less than 50 lines.


Short-stories, creative non-fiction, flash fiction, essays, thoughts, and dreams.

Works should be less than 3500 words.


Printable artwork, all mediums accepted. Please send high-quality images.

Lost Sparrow Press DOES NOT accept works of hate, bigotry, or unnecessary gore or violence.

Lost Sparrow Press assumes first-time North American print and electronic rights, as well as anthology rights. All other rights revert back to the author upon publication.

Simultaneous submissions accepted, we ask that you let us know if your work is accepted elsewhere. 

Most works should be submitted through our submittable page here.

We are always accepting art and literary article submissions for our web page, please email for inquiries. We assume exclusive rights on articles. 

If there is not an open call for submissions, you may submit or send inquiries to us at