Students! Below are a few options through which you can start to get your writing published!

Polaris, Ohio Northern University’s undergraduate journal of literature and art, is now accepting submissions for its 68th issue, slated for release in April 2018. Polaris is committed to publishing undergraduates in fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and all art genres. The deadline is February 1, 2018, and their submissions guidelines can be found at their website,

THE UNDERGROUND literary magazine is now accepting submissions for its 21st issue. Please send your poetry, spoken word, flash or full-length fiction, your photography and fine art images to Published out of the Bronx, N.Y., THE UNDERGROUND is expanding with every issue, featuring work by writers and artists from across the country and around the world. Submissions for the Fall issue are due by October 30th:  6 poems, max; stories up to 8,000 words.

Crosswinds Poetry Journal is calling for submissions!

Crosswinds is pleased to announce Mr. Lloyd Schwartz, poet and Pulitzer Prize-winning critic, will judge this year’s contest.
Grand Prize – $ 1,000.00
Second Prize – $  250.00
Third Prize –   $  100.00
All winners will be announced in Poets & Writers Magazine.
For guidelines: