elsewhere cares only about the line / no line. We want short prose works (flash fiction, prose poetry, nonfiction) that cross, blur, and/or mutilate genre. We publish six writers and one photo quarterly. Give us your homeless, your animals, your lunch money: we're hungry.

judged this year by Deb Olin Unferth.

the prize: $250 plus publication through elsewhere press. finalists also considered for publication. 

submit 15-30 manuscript pages of prose pieces (flash fiction, nonfiction, prose poetry, or something in between). we're looking for manuscripts with thematic or aesthetic unity that delight, thrill, inspire, and devastate. please do not include name on manuscript. 

while some individual pieces may be published elsewhere, the manuscript as a whole must be unpublished.

submit up to 3 pieces of unlineated poetry or prose, fiction or nonfiction, less than 1,000 words.

submit up to 3 pieces of unlineated poetry or prose, fiction or nonfiction, less than 1,000 words. your donations help keep our little mag running smoothly—thank you!

please note: tip jar donations will not affect the order in which submissions are read.  

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