general

> please only submit once per call for submissions. please do not send submissions when our inbox is closed.
 

> simultaneous submissions accepted. please contact us to withdraw pieces from your submission if they have been accepted elsewhere.

> previously published works accepted, as long as you have possession of the rights to republish. please indicate which pieces and where they've been published in your submission/email.

> all submissions should be sent to peachvelvetmagazine@gmail.com with your name and the zine theme in the subject line.

> we admire work that strives to do something fresh or offer something new. we admire work that is arresting and unflinchingly honest. we admire work that doesn't just regurgitate the theme prompt, but rather considers how it can be taken to the next level and iterated upon. we want your work to haunt us, and our readership, in a good way.

> currently, we pay $2 per accepted piece for poetry, prose, art, and photography. future payment varies depending fund​s. you can read more about where our money comes from and where it goes here. we are unable to offer contributors copies at this time.

> Peach Velvet Mag acquires non-exclusive permission to publish accepted art and writing in the magazine's print and online publications, retain the piece/s in our online archives, and quote or feature the piece/s on PV Mag's social media. All other rights belong to the author.​

> zines/issues are available for free online and for purchase in print.

> pv mag supports Black Lives Matter, Stop AAPI Hate, LGBTQA+, and intersectional feminism. hate speech, discrimination, and other sumsuch bullshit has no home here. k thx.

poetry

> 1 - 4 poems per submission

> all poetry and prose should be submitted in a single word document, titled your first and last name, attached to your email.

> if your poetry has very specific formatting that cannot be disturbed, a pdf is acceptable.

prose

> 1 - 4 stories per submission

> 1,200 word maximum per story. stories that exceed the maximum will not be read.

> all poetry and prose should be submitted in a single word document, titled your first and last name, attached to your email.

art & photography

> each image should be titled: your first name and last name, title of the picture.

> attach images to the email directly or use a zip file. the easier for us to access, the better.

> we can only accept high resolution images. images printed inside the zines will be in black and white.

Guidelines