This submittable lists open submissions for both Gasher Journal and Gasher Press. Please visit each site for specific submission guidelines.

Please read the following guidelines for submission:

  • We are interested in works that are genre-pushing, blurring, dismantling, questioning, etc. 
  • Once work is submitted, it can not be revised or edited. Please do not email revised versions of the original works or attach revisions to your submission on Submittable. We will not consider it.
  • Manuscripts must be a minimum of 25 pages of writing and must not exceed 37 pages [this count excludes acknowledgments, notes, etc.]
  • Sections of the manuscript may be published, but as a whole, should remain unpublished. (self-publishing counts as publication) Please include an acknowledgments page.
  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Please include in the indicated space a brief summary of the project (250 words or less)
  • Manuscripts must be submitted as either .pdf or .docx
  • Submitters must reside in the U.S. at the time of submission.
  • We do not publish manuscripts that include color photos, black and white are okay.
  • Selected chapbook(s) will receive 10 free copies of the book and a $150 honorarium.
  • We publish perfect-bound, 12pt C1S matte lamination for cover stock and #55 text cream. Our chapbooks are sold exclusively through the Gasher website.
  • For Prose: please submit essays between 100-3,000 words (no more than 4 pieces totaling 3,000 words. Each piece must have a minimum of 100 words).
  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Once work is submitted, it can not be revised or edited. Please do not email revised versions of the original works or attach revisions to your submission on Submittable. We will not consider it.
  • Work must be unpublished.
  • For fiction and CNF, please submit your work as a single document in either .docx or .doc.
  • Please include a brief bio with your submission.
  • For Prose: please submit essays between 100-3,000 words (no more than 4 pieces totaling 3,000 words. Each piece must have a minimum of 100 words).
  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Once work is submitted, it can not be revised or edited. Please do not email revised versions of the original works or attach revisions to your submission on Submittable. We will not consider it.
  • Work must be unpublished.
  • For fiction and CNF, please submit your work as a single document in either .docx or .doc.
  • Please include a brief bio with your submission.
  • For Poetry: please submit up to 3 pages of poetry.
  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Once work is submitted, it can not be revised or edited. Please do not email revised versions of the original works or attach revisions to your submission on Submittable. We will not consider it.
  • Work must be unpublished.
  • For poetry, please submit your work as a single document in either .docx or .doc.
  • For visual poetry, please submit work as .jpeg or .pdf
  • Please include a brief bio with your submission.
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