Same Faces is always open for submissions!

All are welcome to submit, but we are especially looking for work from marginalized voices. Please send work as an attachment; do not paste it to the body of the email.

How To Submit


We accept:

  • Poetry - 10 lines or more*

  • Fiction - Novel Chapters or Short Stories, less than 6000 words

  • Nonfiction - Memoirs, Craft Essays, General Essays, Reviews, Literary Criticism and Journal Entries less than 6000 words

  • Experimental Prose

  • Flash Fiction


All visual work must be accompanied by a brief description of at least 50 words.

  • Photography

  • **Fine Art - Painting, Digital Art, Collage, Sculpture, Textile, Mixed Media

  • Film and Animation - Under 10 minutes

  • Performance - Music, Dance, Theatre under 5 minutes


*Any poetry under 10 lines is only eligible for an Instagram feature. You can submit multiple short poems for site publication.


**Only high-quality images or videos will be accepted




Send your work to


  1. Make the subject line: (Genre) Submission - Your Name (ie. Poetry Submission - Alice Brown), If you would like to remain anonymous, just let us know.

  2. Include a short bio (under 100 words)

  3. Feel free to include your Instagram Handle or a website link (it is not required)

  4. Attach Your Work


Be sure to follow all of the guidelines for a faster response.