Deadline: December 31, 2023
Payment: $0.07 per word
Theme: Character-driven fictional short stories written by Black women writers. All genres are welcome.
We’re Currently Accepting Submissions!
Next Deadline: December 31, 2023 at 11:59 pm ET
(short fiction – all genres and narrative essays)
short stories. essays. melanin. Whether you’re an established writer or are just starting out, we want to hear from you!
midnight & indigo, a literary journal celebrating Black women writers, has issued a call for submissions to review short stories and narrative essays. We publish content on our digital platform and in our literary journals (paperback/ebook/audiobook). In 2024, we will publish our first long-form anthology!
Writers are invited to share their original, fictional, or personal stories. Stories can funny, entertaining, serious, or sincere. Stories must be character-driven and leave readers with something to think about. All genres are welcome!