Deadline September 1 (must be received by this date). Hysterical is a new literary journal publishing writers who are women, femmes, or nonbinary people. They are seeking submissions of unpublished poetry, short fiction, essays, humorous writing, and cross-genre work for their first issue. Nonfiction can be criticism, reporting, or narrative nonfiction. Send 3-5 poems or one prose piece, 5,000 words maximum, via Submittable. Payment is $50 per accepted prose piece or group of poems. Editors say, "We are seeking writing that navigates and subverts societal expectations across and between genres."
Published: July 18, 2018