Formerly known as Crazyhorse, swamp pink publishes fiction, poetry, and nonfiction semi-monthly online.
The journal aims to continue publishing exceptional work from writers at all stages of their careers and is particularly interested in submissions from writers of color and writers from marginalized and underrepresented communities.
Poems receive $40 each, and prose payment is $0.05 / word. The maximum payout for accepted work is $200.
Submissions of fiction and nonfiction can be up to 7,500 words in length. swamp pink has published exceptional work that falls outside this range, but it is an unusual occurrence.
For poetry, please submit a set of 3-6 poems.
Simultaneous submissions are welcome in all genres and responses are usually sent within 12-16 weeks.
swamp pink accepts general submissions of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry from September 1 to December 31 and February 1 to May 31 annually.