Minerva Rising publishes original essays, interviews, short stories, short shorts, memoirs, essays, poetry, photography and artwork. Please no journalistic features, academic works or opinion pieces.

All work should address the theme of the current issue (http://minervarising.com/submissions/).

We purchase one-time rights. All other rights revert to the author upon publication. Simultaneous submissions are allowed as long as you inform us as soon as possible if the work is accepted elsewhere.

Ends on January 2, 2018$15.00
$15.00
This category includes original essays, interviews, short stories, short shorts, memoirs, essays, etc. Please no journalistic features, academic works or opinion pieces. Submissions should be typed and double-spaced.

Be sure that you remove all identifying information, such as your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address, from your submitted work.
Ends on January 2, 2018$15.00
$15.00
Poems may be single-spaced and you may submit up to three poems for a single reading fee. Please submit each poem as a separate file.

Be sure that you remove all identifying information, such as your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address, from your submitted work.
Ends on January 2, 2018$10.00
$10.00
Photos and artwork should be submitted as a JPG and no more than 2MB. You may submit up to three pieces for a single reading fee. If your submission is selected we will contact you to obtain a high-resolution image.

Be sure that you remove all identifying information, such as your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address, from your submitted work.
Ends on December 1, 2017$20.00
$20.00

CHAPBOOK SUBMISSIONS ONLY

We are asking for a collection of poems (14 - 36 pages). Each poem should start on a new page and each page of your submission must include the title of the work and a page number in the header. Please include a table of contents and an acknowledgements page, which should appear at the end of your submission. 

Be sure that you remove all identifying information, such as your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address, from your submitted work.
Ends on December 1, 2017$30.00
$30.00

Deadline December 1, 2017


Submissions for the first Annual Rosemary Daniell Fiction Prize is now open. Minerva Rising will choose one unpublished short-story collection, novella or novel to receive $1000 and publication in honor of esteemed author and founder of Zona Rosa, Rosemary Daniell. Works can be up to 70,000 words and all genres accepted. Each page of your submission must include the title of the work and a page number in the header and be double-spaced.  

Be sure that you remove all identifying information, such as your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address, from your submitted work.

Unfortunately we cannot accept previously published material in its entirety, however we will accept manuscripts if an excerpt has been previously published. Simultaneous submissions are accepted, but we require immediate notification if your work is accepted elsewhere.