Submission guidelines


We look for previously unpublished, high-quality poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction. Poetry and prose that asks a question, reveals a truth, astonishes with its attention to language.

We (strongly) prefer poetry that does not rhyme.

For poetry

please send up to 5 poems* to

For artwork/photography
Guidelines: 72 pixels, max dimensions 1600 px, format jpg, jpeg, gif, or png.

For short stories and personal essays
please send up to 2 stories and/or essays* to


(Please include a short bio along with your submission)

For any questions please holler at:

*All submitted work must not have been previously published elsewhere.

Rights to all materials appearing in Sukoon Magazine remain with the author/artist.