Our Interests:

We're open to all voices, forms, and styles. Please send your best unpublished chapbooks, fiction, poetry, nonfiction, artwork, photography, and graphic narratives.

Simultaneous Submissions:

We hope you're pursuing simultaneous submissions. Please withdraw your piece if accepted elsewhere. If this is the case, we offer you a big congratulations!

Multiple Submissions:

No problem. Send all you like.


We offer all contributors a complimentary copy and discounted copies of their issue, a bio and photo in the magazine, and the support of a caring and hardworking editor!

Response Time:

Currently: about a weekPalooka believes in having a fast turnaround while still taking great pride in giving each piece thorough consideration.


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