Thanks for your interest in Empty Mirror!

For your best chances of acceptance, please take a look at what we've published before. Visit Empty Mirror.

Submissions are usually read on weekends.

Submission responses are sent from editor1@emptymirrorbooks.com. Please whitelist that address to be sure you receive our response to your submission. We reply as soon as we can; typical response time is 2-6 weeks for art and nonfiction, and 2-12 weeks for poetry.

I look forward to seeing your work!

best regards,
Denise  Enck
Editor, Empty Mirror

Please submit literary criticism, articles, interviews, essays and other non-fiction here. 

We have a separate category for peronal essays; please submit them <a href="https://emptymirror.submittable.com/submit/88039/personal-essay">here</a>.



Please submit personal essays, memoirs, and similar work here.

I look forward to reading your work!
Art

Please submit between 3 and 12 images.

Each image should be at least 750 pixels on its longest side.

Your artist's statement, introductory note, or other accompanying text is optional but very welcome.

Ends on July 15, 2017


We're planning our first theme issue -- Dreams. (We have in mind the sort of dreams one has when asleep or those which pervade the subconscious, rather than those which are wishes for the future.)

We are open to any type of work. Experimental and surrealist work are very welcome.

Art:
Multiple images are very welcome. Each image should be at least 750 pixels on its longest side.

Your artist's statement, introductory note, or other accompanying text is very welcome.

Dreams:
Single pieces are fine; multiples should be submitted together in one document. 

Poetry: 
See above.

Short fiction:
Submit up to 1,000 words.

Non-fiction:
Submit up to 10,000 words.

Questions?
Please email me at editor1@emptymirrorbooks.com.

warm wishes,
Denise

Submit up to six poems. (We most often publish poetry in multiples.)