We are currently open for submissions!

Please submit your pieces as .doc attachments to bittermelonmag@gmail.com 

In the body of your email, please include a short third-person bio. Simultaneous submissions are allowed as long as you inform us when you submit and let us know immediately if your work is accepted elsewhere. Please do not submit more than once per issue. All writing should be in Times New Roman, size 12. Prose should be double spaced; poetry should be single spaced. 


Poetry

You may submit up to five pieces of poetry at once. Please attach them as one single .doc attachment to your email. 


Prose

You may submit up to three pieces of prose at once. They each must be under 2,000 words. Please attach them as separate .doc attachments to your email. We welcome all forms of prose, including but not limited to short stories, flash fiction, essays, memoirs, and prose poetry. 


Art

You may submit up to ten pieces of art at once. Please attach them to your email as .png or .jpg  files. We welcome all forms of visual art, including but not limited to paintings, drawings, digital art, photography, or photos of 3D sculptures or exhibits.