Call for Submissions

Deadline for Submissions for The Bolo Tie Collective Anthology Volume V is

11:59 p.m., Wednesday, January 8, 2020.



DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 11:59 p.m. Sunday, January 8, 2020

| Short fiction and creative nonfiction: 1000-3000 words

| Poetry: Up to 2 poems

| Flash fiction: Up to 500 words


| Must be submitted as a Microsoft Word .docx file

| Must include a title page containing the following elements:

  • Story title
  • Genre (fiction, creative nonfiction, flash fiction or poetry)
  • Short synopsis (1-2 sentences) of your story (excludes poetry)
  • Full name
  • Current program of study
  • Word count

The Bolo Tie Collective reserves the right to reject submissions on the following grounds:
| Submissions must be original and unpublished

| Content must be fully formed but will go through a substantive process

| Submissions are open to all genres however discriminatory content and unwarranted hate, bigotry and shaming will not be accepted

|Profanity, gore and sexual content is acceptable but must be used in an appropriate context

Please submit by email to
Subject line: Volume 5 Submission: Firstname Lastname

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, January 8, 2020.