Submitting to upstreet

upstreet number eighteen (our final issue) was released in December 2022!

Legacy guidelines:

  • upstreet does not consider unsolicited poetry submissions. Only poems submitted by invitation will be read.
  • Work whose theme or topic is political, or which contains partisan political references, will not be considered.
  • Please do not submit previously published works, or more than two fiction and two nonfiction pieces per issue.
  • Fiction and nonfiction pieces must be 5,000 words or less.
  • Payment, upon publication, will be between $50 and $250 for short stories or essays. Each author will also receive two complimentary copies, and may purchase more at a reduced rate.