Monday, August 15, 2011

Call for Submissions

Mock Turtle Zine

Deadline is Tuesday, November 1.

The local, independent Mock Turtle Zine is accepting submissions for its upcoming issue. Submissions must be received by Tuesday, November 1, for consideration.

Mock Turtle Zine is an independent publishing effort undertaken to give artists and authors in Dayton, Ohio, and surrounding areas a vehicle for sharing their work. The zine accepts poetry, song lyrics, fiction and nonfiction as well as black-and-white visual art.

Check the submissions guidelines on the zine’s website,, for specifics about formatting and line/word counts. Please, no previously published work or simultaneous submissions, unless indicated.

Send electronic submissions to by end of day November 1.

SPECIAL CONTEST: Mock Turtle is partnering with Antioch Writers Workshop to conduct a special poetry contest this summer. The deadline for contest entries is also Tuesday, November 1. We will be accepting up to two poetry submissions per entrant in an adult category and in a teen category. Email with scholarship questions. Poetry should be 50 lines or fewer. Two awards will be made in each category and one Best in Show award will be made. Send contest entries to, with subject line AWW/Mock Turtle Poetry Contest, or to the following address:

AWW/Mock Turtle Poetry Contest
c/o Antioch University Midwest
900 Dayton Street
Yellow Springs, Ohio 45387

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