Resources

We know first-hand how hard it can be to find writing opportunities and

resources for enthusiastic young writers. To save you from endless searching,

below are links to our favorite resources.

Submission Opportunies

  • The Adroit Journal - accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction / any age
  • Blue Marble Review - accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, essays, opinion pieces, travel writing, photography, and art / ages 13 to 22
  • Cathartic Youth Literary Magazine - accepts submissions of writing used as catharsis or reflection, including poetry (prose or verse), flash fiction, short stories, creative nonfiction, and vignettes / ages 13 to 22
  • Dear Poet - invites letters in response to poems written and read by award-winning poets / grades 5 to 12
  • The Interlochen Review - accepts submissions of fiction, poetry, nonfiction, hybrid genres, songs, scripts, and screenplays / high school students
  • New Moon Girls - accepts submissions of fiction, poetry, articles about interesting girls or women, puzzles, opinions on a current issue, plays, and much more / girls ages 8 to 14
  • New Moon Girls Reporter - accepts submissions of your favorite topic from their list or pitches on your own unique article ideas that aligns with their upcoming themes / girls ages 8 to 14
  • The Milking Cat - accepts comedic pieces / ages 13 to 19
  • Paper Crane Journal - accepts any and all forms of creative expression / ages under 20
  • Parallax Online - accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and dramatic writing / high school students
  • Polyphony Lit - accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction / ages 14 to 18
  • Skipping Stones - accepts submissions of poems, stories, essays, artwork, and photo essays / ages 7 to 18
  • The Stirling Review - accepts submissions of poetry, creative nonfiction, short fiction, and opinion pieces / ages 14 to 22
  • Stone Soup - accepts submissions of stories, poems, and reviews / elementary and middle school students
  • Teen Ink - accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and reviews / middle and high school students
  • The Incandescent Review - accepts submissions of work that expresses honest opinions and emotional responses to timely and relevant personal or world issues / ages 13 to 24
  • The WEIGHT Journal - accepts submissions of poetry, slam poetry, flash fiction, short fiction, creative nonfiction, and hybrid works / ages 13 to 19

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