There are presently no open calls for submissions.

Timber Journal strives to publish interesting, innovative literature. Attention to language is key. We accept original works of prose, poetry, visual art, and hybrid work. We also seek reviews, interviews, and essays to publish as rolling content on our website. In addition to our winter and summer web issues, we publish work on our website monthly.  

Prose: up to 4,000 words. Fiction, flash fiction, nonfiction, and hybrid works are welcome.

Poetry: up to 6 poems. Hybrid genre welcome, translations welcome (please provide written confirmation of rights to translate). 

Art: up to 5 high resolution images

Essays, reviews, and interviews: up to 2,000 words. Send us a pitch.

Please include a brief bio with your submission.

Simultaneous submissions are accepted, although if your work is accepted elsewhere please withdraw it using the submission system immediately.

Only one submission per reading period, please (August 30-March).

We try to respond to all submissions within two months, although if three go by and you still have not heard from us, feel free to drop us a line at timberjournal@gmail.com.