We publish creative writing that addresses some sort of Mental Health issue in some way.  There is a very broad range of issues, so when in doubt submit.  But please do see all of our guidelines on our page.  Thanks so much!  Keep writing!


Buddy needs a little help...we're looking for anybody who would like to get involved.  Submit a resume and/or statement of interest and your qualifications (doesn't have to be very formal).

Should have some sort of experience/education in the following:

Creative Writing

Mental Health (clinical, research, public policy)

Non-profits

Event coordination

Publicity

Small Press

Website management

Social media

Fundraising/Grants, etc. 

To donate, folllow these steps:

1) Create a word document with just the word "Donation" on it and submit that to us (as if it were a poem you're submitting).  

2) Fill in the Submittable form with the word "Donation" in all fields.

3) Choose your donation amount

4) Click "submit"


Donations will help Buddy not only update our site and print zines, but will help us develop into a community resource for writers and those with mental health issues.

Some things we aim to do are:

Make quality books accessible to MH patients who are hospitalized.

Educate the public about the abilities of people with MH issues.

Educate on the therapeutic quality of writing.

Connect MH organizations with Writing organizations to create partnerships.

And more....


Ends on July 4, 2018$2.00 - 5.00
$2.00 - 5.00

Any medium, should pertain to some theme related to Buddy.

Ends on July 4, 2018$2.00 - 5.00
$2.00 - 5.00

Up to 3 poems per submission, up to 2 pages each poem, 12 point, Times New Roman, single spaced, all in one file.

Due to the sensitive nature of Buddy, each author/artist who is accepted for publication will be required to sign a publication contract.

Please read and follow all guidelines carefully on our site.

Ends on July 4, 2018$2.00 - 5.00
$2.00 - 5.00

One piece per submission, up to 5 pages, 12 point, Times New Roman, double spaced.

Due to the sensitive nature of Buddy, all authors/artists who are accepted for publication will be required to sign a publication contract.

Please read and follow our guidelines on our site.

Ends on July 4, 2018$2.00 - 5.00
$2.00 - 5.00

One piece per submission, up to 5 pages, 12 point, Times New Roman, double spaced.

Due to the sensitive nature of Buddy, all authors/artists selected for publication will be required to sign a publication contract.

Please read/follow our guidelines on our site.