Dead Flowers accepts submissions via online only (see link below).
Submissions Now Open Until Further Notice.
POETRY: 3-5 poems per submission in a single Word DOC, single-spaced, no longer than two pages per poem. SERIOUSLY: Do NOT include your name in the title of submission, or on any pages of submission. HOWEVER, poets MUST include a brief bio within the Cover Letter section of Submittable submission form. Selected poems will appear as posts on the site.
MICRO ESSAY: Personal or not, 300-500 words – no more, submit one at a time, in full, Word Doc. SERIOUSLY: Do NOT include your name in the title of submission, or on any pages of submission. Wait to hear from us before submitting another . These will appear as posts on the site.
**For both categories: Only 1 submission per poet/writer is permitted. Simultaneous submissions encouraged. Please “Withdraw” current submission via Submittable pronto if accepted elsewhere. You can then provide a new submission. PLEASE NOTE: Expect a wait of up to 2 months for response.
Poets/writers retain copyrights to their work(s).