We accept submissions from teenagers 13-19 year-round. See below for specifics, but in general it's hard to tell what we'll fall in love with. Don't self-reject, just send it! We accept submissions exclusively through our Duosuma page.

Just send us your best writing and art.

Submissions never close, but look out for the following deadlines:

Fall Issue: Submit by September 2, 2024

This issue, we're really interested in: Mysteries and Magic

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We want to see:

  • Your favorite untold/lesser known stories from your culture
  • Alternate/Dark Endings to well-known Fairy Tales
  • Grimm-esque Original Fairytales
  • Art Inspired by Folk Stories
  • Cottagecore Art Aesthetic
  • LGBTQ+ Re-imaginings of Myths and Tall Tales
  • Nature-centered pieces
  • New Urban Legends
  • Futuristic/Post Apocalyptic Re-imaginings
  • Unreliable Narrators
  • Twisted Aesops fables
  • Modern Re-imaginings
  • Nonfiction critcism/analysis of a fairytale (give us your sassy, creative, sharp and original essays that your teacher didn't appreciate)

If you have great writing or art that doesn't fit with what you see here - submit it anyways! Don't self reject. We never know what we'll fall in love with.

To Submit Artwork for the Cover, Click Here

Upcoming Deadlines

Winter: Submit by November First (11/01/24)

Spring: Submit by February First (02/01/25)

Helpful Resources

Are you a new writer or new to submitting to lit mags? We have a guides covering several helpful topics.