No, Dear comes out each fall and spring, accompanied by issue release readings for the featured poets.
SUBMISSIONS CLOSED on February 15, 2019 - check back in late spring for the next call!
Open to all NYC poets
We can't wait to read your work!
*Send up to 3 pages of poems as a docx to email@example.com (If you have formatting needs that require a pdf, please send a pdf & a docx)
*We encourage poets for whom this will be your first publication to submit
*Include your neighborhood in your cover letter.
*NYC poets only
We publish chapbooks in collaboration with Small Anchor Press, as ND/SA.
Chapbook submissions are currently open only to poets who have previously published with No, Dear, or their nominees.
Submissions open through December 15, 2018
Submit manuscripts that draw on your personal archive or New York City archives.
Chapbook submissions should be 10-25 pages of poetry.
Poets who have had poems published in No, Dear, but who have not yet published a book or chapbook are eligible to submit.
If you’ve been published in No, Dear, and have already published a chapbook or book, we invite you to nominate another NYC poet. To do so, please send a short email indicating who you are nominating and why. The nominated poet should send their manuscript in a separate email.
Series editor is Chia-Lun Chang, with support from the rest of the ND/SA team.
Submissions should be sent as a .docx or .pdf to NoDearMagazine@gmail.com.
Poets will be notified of our decision by February.
The chosen manuscript(s) will be published in an edition of (at least) 100 copies by ND/SA.
The author will receive 10 copies of the chapbook, $150, and a launch reading hosted by ND/SA.