ZONE 3 welcomes submissions of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction in a wide variety of aesthetics from both emerging and established writers. For poetry, please submit no more than 6 poems, for prose no more than one essay or story. We seldom publish prose that is more than 5,000 words in length. All submissions should be uploaded as one .doc, .docx, or .pdf file.
Our reading period is from August 1st to April 1st. Limit submissions to one per reading period. Please allow 4-6 months before inquiring about your submission. ZONE 3 accepts simultaneous submissions, but please notify us if your work is accepted elsewhere. To withdraw an entire manuscript or individual poems, please do so in Submittable.
We look forward to reading your work.