Grub Street Grackle

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Submission Guidelines

  • Please upload one and only one submission during this reading period (July 22-August 18, 2016). Your entire submission must be in one document file.
  • We will respond by September 4 for this reading period.
  • Simultaneous submissions are acceptable, but please let us know promptly if the piece(s) you have submitted are published elsewhere.
  • We mostly publish work that has not been published before. If it's appeared on a personal website or other niche market, you may still submit it, but please disclose the fact. Previously published work may be subject to reduced compensation.

Subscribe & Submit

Grub Street Grackle does not charge a submission fee. If you would like, however, to show your support by reserving a copy of the Winter 2016 issue now, you may do so using one of the Subscribe & Submit forms.

Note that this is the lowest pre-order price. $4.95 is 45% off the $9 cover price.

100% of proceeds from subscriptions and sales of Grub Street Grackle go to Imagine Dallas Literary Arts, Inc., the educational charity under whose aegis we operate.

Reserving your copy will not give you any advantage over other submissions.