Pilcrow & Dagger


Each of our 8 issues are assigned a theme.

Submissions for the October 2018 issue are now closed!

We are now accepting submissions for our November/December 2018 issue! The theme for this issue is “Do You Remember?.” Do you have personal story to tell?
A time in your life you want to immortalize? Send us your memoirs or memoir-like submissions.
The deadline for this issue closes October 11, 2018. And as always, if this theme doesn’t inspire you, send us whatever does. We’re always excited to read your essays, poems, and short stories.

Beginning October 13, 2018 (and not one minute earlier), we will accept submissions for our January 2019 issue. The theme for this issue is “The Survivor.” Have you ever been stranded on an island? Escaped an abusive relationship? Endured a visit from your mother-in-law? Tell us all about the adventures you’ve survived! The deadline for this issue is November 26, 2018.

As always, if these themes don’t suit you, please send us whatever does!

For submission guidelines please click here.

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