Deadline September 1 (must be received by this date). Paper Dragon is the new online literary magazine of the MFA program at Drexel University in Philadelphia. For their first issue, to launch in September 2020, they are seeking submissions of unpublished poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and artwork. The issue's theme is "Recovery and Resilience", but works that do not fit the current theme will still be considered for publication. Editors say, "Our goal is to provide a platform for literary discourse for communities that have historically been underrepresented in literature." Send 1-3 poems, maximum 2 pages each; one story, 5,000-6,000 words; one essay, 2,500-5,000 words; or 1-5 images, by email. See website for formatting guidelines.
Published: July 3, 2020