Submission Guidelines

Check the home page for deadline and theme.

We accept poetry, short fiction, flash fiction, creative nonfiction, graphic novels, as well as 2D and 3D art, photography, or graphic design.

NO identification of any form should appear on your entry.

Submissions must be previously unpublished. This includes Internet publications such as Facebook or personal websites and blogs.

Please send multiple submissions as separate entries. 

See how to format emails at the bottom of this page.

All Submissions should be sent to

Please send the email in the format below:

**Send one submission per email. Do not attach multiple files to your email or multiple submissions in one file.**

Subject: The subject headline of the email should say “Eye Contact Submission” followed by the category of your work (e.g.: “Eye Contact Submission: Poetry”).

File: The file of the submission should be named what the title of the piece is. We do not accept untitled pieces.

Body: The body of the email should contain the following information in this order:

Title of Work
Full Name (no pseudonyms)
Current Address
Phone Number
One Sentence biographical statement

We have the right to reject any submissions that do not follow the above guidelines.

Eye Contact reserves first North American publication rights, and non-exclusive electronic reprint rights.