Submission Guidelines

Sorrow 1
Mark Savage
digital 900 x 900 pixels

We will be accepting submissions of original visual art, unpublished poetry, and unpublished short fiction for DIAPHANOUS ISSUE 2 (November, 2017 release): July 15, 2017 through September 1, 2017.

Please see our MISSION STATEMENT for a description of the kind of literary and visual art we are looking to publish in DIAPHANOUS.

These are the current guidelines. The method for how to send your work will be changed for the next reading period, so please check back before sending your work! Work sent by email outside of the reading period will be deleted unread.

Here is what we would like you to send:

POETRY: 2-5 poems submitted in one Word document (via email) titled POETRY last name, first name

SHORT FICTION: 2-3 submissions (each under 500 words) submitted in one Word document (via email) titled FICTION last name, first name

VISUAL ART: 2-5 images of original work (300 dpi jpeg with the shorter dimension at least 1200 pixels) submitted as separate attachments (via email). Please name each file with artist name and title of the work. We also need the medium, dimensions in inches for analog and pixels for digital art, and copyright date (if not the current date).

BIO: Include a short bio (up to 150 words) and a photo of yourself as a jpg file. If you have a website / blog, Twitter handle, or FB Page you would like to link, add those after the bio (clearly labeled, include website / blog name).

Thank you for your interest!

Krysia Jopek
Founder and Editor of DIAPHANOUS PRESS