Our submission period is now twice a year: during the month of May and the month of October. Submissions sent outside of these two periods will not be considered.
- Email submissions only.
- All submissions must include a 1-3 line biography, name, and email address. We reserve the right to edit bios.
- Poetry – limit 3 poems; send as an attachment to preserve formatting.
- We accept simultaneous submissions.
- Response time is typically within 90 days. Please feel free to query.
- We do not issue separate author’s consent forms. By submitting, you grant us permission to publish your work, if selected.
- Carnival is nonpaying.
- All rights to materials published in Carnival are retained by the individual authors and artists.