Two gates the silent house of Sleep adorn,
of polish'd ivory this, that of transparent horn:
true visions thro' transparent horn arise, and
thro' polish'd ivory pass deluding lies
Virgil's, Aeneid


We want your night runs, your forest fires, your wildest and most violent, most honest & most duplicitous dreams.
Please note, submissions are now closed.


  • Please don't send us anything that's already been published anywhere other than on a personal blog, or website.
  • Poems from self-published chapbooks are fine, but send us a link so we can properly credit you!
  • Please don't submit more than 5 poems per month over the course of this 'zine's run.
  • The deadline for the final issue is midnight on Saturday the 10th of September 2017.
  • Poems should be less than 1000 words, titled, and pasted into the body of the email, rather than added as an attachment. If this is a problem, email us so we can sort something out.
  • Essays, fiction and non-fiction should be less than 3,000 words, titled and either pasted into the body of the email OR attached as a .doc, .docx or .pdf file.
  • No more than 5 pieces of art, which should be titled and attached as .jpg/.jpeg, .png or .gif files.
  • Works should be primarily in English, or a translation should be provided.
  • By submitting to us, you agree that all work is your own & that your aren't infringing on any previous publication rights or copyrights.
  • Your email should also contain a short third person bio (very short, 50 words or less), along with any social media links you'd like us to include.
  • The email subject should have your name and the names of your pieces.
  • Cover letters are nice, but not mandatory, but please do say hello.
  • Please send all submission to
  • Issue titles will be chosen after all the pieces have been selected.
  • If we haven't gotten back to you in three weeks, send us an email and we'll get back to you ASAP.
  • Simultaneous submissions are fine, but not preferable. Please let us know if your work is going to be published elsewhere.
  • Other than publication on our website in the issue & for promotional purposes, all other rights remain & return to the owner once the issue goes live. If you'd like us to pull your work before then, please do let us know.
  • If your work is later published somewhere else, we'd love it if you listed us as a place of publication.

To get a feel for what we might like, feel free to check out what we've published so far & look around the website. There isn't a particular style we're looking for, but don't hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions!
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