GASHER Journal is currently accepting submissions for chapbook publications AND our online journal issue.


For the issue:

  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Work must be unpublished.
  • For poetry, fiction, and CNF, please submit your work as a single document in either .docx or .pdf.
  • For visual art, please submit work as .jpeg files with an introductory statement (no more than 300 words) about the collection included.
  • Please include a brief bio with your submission.
  • Please submit up to 4 poems (maximum 8 pages), 6 pieces of art, 500-3,000 words of fiction or CNF (no more than 4 stories totaling 3,000 words. Each piece must have a minimum of 500 words)


For chapbooks:

  • We are currently accepting submissions for CNF chapbooks.
  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Please include a brief bio with your submission.
  • Manuscripts must be submitted as either .pdf or .docx
  • We are currently only accepting submissions from those who reside in the U.S.



Please review the submission guidelines before submitting:

  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Work must be unpublished.
  • For visual art, please submit work as .jpeg files with an introductory statement (no more than 300 words) about the collection included.
  • Please include a brief bio with your submission.
  • Please submit up to 6 pieces of art.

Please review the submission guidelines before submitting:

  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Work must be unpublished.
  • Please submit your work as a single document in either .docx or .pdf.
  • Please include a brief bio with your submission.
  • Please submit CNF no more than 4 stories totaling 3,000 words. Each piece must have a minimum of 500 words.

Please review the submission guidelines before submitting:

  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Work must be unpublished.
  • Please submit your work as a single document in either .docx or .pdf.
  • Please include a brief bio with your submission.
  • Please submit 500-3,000 words of fiction.

Please review the submission guidelines before submitting:

  • We accept simultaneous submissions. Please, let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.
  • Work must be unpublished. We do not consider self-published works as unpublished.
  • Please submit your work as a single document in either .docx or .pdf.
  • Please include a brief bio with your submission.
  • Please submit up to 4 poems (maximum 8 pages)
  • Please DO NOT include any identifying materials on the submission document.

We are pleased to announce our newest submission opportunity: book reviews! 

We ask that you refer to the guidelines below before submitting a book review:

  • Submissions for book reviews are on-going with an expected response time of 1-3months.
  • In your cover letter, please include the book title, author, publisher, and publication date. 
  • Please include a short biography of your own work. 
  • Book reviews should be between 1,000 and 2,000 words.
  • We consider book reviews for small press works ONLY. We do not accept book reviews for trade publishing books or self-published books.


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