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Ends on August 17, 2019$3.00
$3.00

Note: to enter the contest, please click on the contest fee button to pay $3 (otherwise, your submission won't be considered for the contest).  Thanks!

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

By submitting, you allow us to publish your work should it be chosen.   Please read and follow all guidelines carefully on our site.  If your submission doesn't follow guidelines it will be rejected and we cannot return your submission fee, so please follow the guidelines.

We look for experimental, contemporary, well-crafted use of Poetics, quirky, playful or serious.  Please, no overly-sentimental or rhyming poetry.  Work does not have to be related to Mental Health.  Look at our past issues for an idea of what we publish.

Winner of the Poetry contest will receive $50 (a small amount, but we're a little zine with little funds) and special recognition in our print issue in Fall 2019 as well as on our website and  social media outlets.  We reserve right to not select a winner.  Judged by editors.

Note: to enter the contest, please click on the contest fee button to pay $3 (otherwise your submission won't be considered in the contest).  Thanks!
One short story per submission, up to 6 pages, 12 point, Times New Roman, 1.5 spaced, all in one file, Word document only.
By submitting, you allow us to publish your work should it be chosen.   Please read and follow all guidelines carefully on our site.  If your submission doesn't follow guidelines it will be rejected and we cannot return your submission fee, so please follow the guidelines.
We look for experimental, contemporary, well-crafted, quirky, playful or serious.  Please, no overly-sentimental work.  Work does not have to be related to Mental Health.  Look at our past issues for an idea of what we publish.
Winner of the Fiction contest will receive $50 (a small amount, but we're a little zine with little funds) and special recognition in our print issue in Fall 2019 as well as on our website and social media outlets.   We reserve right to not select a winner.  Judged by editors.

Note: to enter the contest, please click on the contest fee button to pay $3 (otherwise your submission won't be considered in the contest).  Thanks!
 One piece per submission, up to 6 pages, 12 point, Times New Roman, 1.5 spaced, all in one file, Word document only.
 By submitting, you allow us to publish your work should it be chosen.   Please read and follow all guidelines carefully on our site.  If your submission doesn't follow guidelines it will be rejected and we cannot return your submission fee, so please follow the guidelines.
 We look for experimental, contemporary, well-crafted, quirky, playful or serious.  Please, no overly-sentimental work.  Work does not have to be related to Mental Health.  Look at our past issues for an idea of what we publish.
 Winner of the Non-fiction contest will receive $50 (a small amount, but we're a little zine with little funds) and special recognition in our print issue in Fall 2019 as well as on our website and social media outlets.  We reserve right to not select a winner.  Judged by editors.

Ends on August 17, 2019$3.00
$3.00

Note: to enter the contest, please click on the contest fee button to pay $3 (otherwise your submission won't be considered in the contest).  Thanks!
 Up to three pieces per submission, PDF or similar format.
 By submitting, you allow us to publish your work should it be chosen.   Please read and follow all guidelines carefully on our site.  If your submission doesn't follow guidelines it will be rejected and we cannot return your submission fee, so please follow the guidelines.
 We look for experimental, contemporary, well-crafted, quirky, playful or serious.  Please, no overly-sentimental work.  Work does not have to be related to Mental Health.  Look at our past issues for an idea of what we publish.
 Winner of the Art contest will receive $50 (a small amount, but we're a little zine with little funds) and special recognition (including use of your piece on the cover) in our print issue in Fall 2019 as well as on our website and social media outlets.   We reserve right to not select a winner.  Judged by editors.

Up to three pieces per submission, PDF or similar format.
  By submitting, you allow us to publish your work should it be chosen.   Please read and follow all guidelines carefully on our site.  If your submission doesn't follow guidelines it will be rejected.
  We look for experimental, contemporary, well-crafted, quirky, playful or serious.  Please, no overly-sentimental work.  Work does not have to be related to Mental Health.  Look at our past issues for an idea of what we publish.
 If selected, your work will be published in our annual print issue in Fall 2019.

One short story per submission, up to 6 pages, 12 point, Times New Roman, 1.5 spaced, all in one file, Word document only.
 By submitting, you allow us to publish your work should it be chosen.   Please read and follow all guidelines carefully on our site.  If your submission doesn't follow guidelines it will be rejected.
 We look for experimental, contemporary, well-crafted, quirky, playful or serious.  Please, no overly-sentimental work.  Work does not have to be related to Mental Health.  Look at our past issues for an idea of what we publish.
 If selected, your work will be published in our annual print issue in Fall 2019.

One piece per submission, up to 6 pages, 12 point, Times New Roman, 1.5 spaced, all in one file, Word document only.
  By submitting, you allow us to publish your work should it be chosen.   Please read and follow all guidelines carefully on our site.  If your submission doesn't follow guidelines it will be rejected.
  We look for experimental, contemporary, well-crafted, quirky, playful or serious.  Please, no overly-sentimental work.  Work does not have to be related to Mental Health.  Look at our past issues for an idea of what we publish.
  If selected, your work will be published in our annual print issue in Fall 2019.

Up to 3 poems per submission, up to 2 pages each poem, 12 point, Times New Roman, single spaced, all in one file, Word document only.
By submitting, you allow us to publish your work should it be chosen.   Please read and follow all guidelines carefully on our site.  If your submission doesn't follow guidelines it will be rejected.
We look for experimental, contemporary, well-crafted use of Poetics, quirky, playful or serious.  Please, no overly-sentimental or rhyming poetry.  Work does not have to be related to Mental Health.  Look at our past issues for an idea of what we publish.
If selected, your work will be published in our annual print issue in Fall 2019.

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