Submissions

Important Note: Cypress poetry and flash submissions are closed for the rest of the year. We’ll be taking December to rest and regroup. Thank you for the support and we’ll see you in the new year. 

For All Submissions

  • We accept work from writers across the globe.

  • We encourage simultaneous submissions, but please notify us immediately if you have to withdraw one or more of your submissions.

  • Please wait to hear back from us before submitting again. If you do not hear back from us within a month feel free to email us and inquire.

Poetry Guidelines

  • Please send up to 3 unpublished poems and a 75 word bio in a single Word document to poetrycypress@gmail.com. Please make sure your submission is no more than 5 pages.

  • Unfortunately, we are not able to accommodate experimental formatting.

Flash Fiction/Non-Fiction Guidelines

  • Please send one unpublished piece of flash fiction or non-fiction along with a 75 word bio in a single Word document to flashcypress@gmail.com. Please make sure your submissions are between 300 – 1000 words.

  • Please specify in the subject of the email whether your submission is fiction and non-fiction.