Submission to Issue 56.1: EKPHRASTIC, with poetry guest-edited by Cassandra Atherton and Paul Hetherington, is now open. Submission to this issue will close at 11.59pm Melbourne time on Tuesday, 1 November, 2016.

**Please read more about what the guest editors are looking for.

YES, THAT IS A LONG TIME. PLEASE DO NOT ASK US WHEN DECISIONS WILL BE MADE. THEY WILL. AND THANKS FOR YOUR INTEREST IN SUBMITTING TO THIS UNIQUE SPECIAL ISSUE.

  • All works will be selected anonymously. Please do not print your name or contact details on your submission! Not even in the header.
  • Cordite only accepts unpublished work, and will not consider simultaneous submissions.
  • Please send a maximum of three (3) poems in your submission. Submit only once.
  • Please send all of your works in one (1) document.
  • Submissions will only be accepted via this online submissions form.
  • Please keep in mind that the guest poetry editor(s) will not commence reading the submissions until the submissions window is closed. Allow 4-5 weeks thereafter for notification.
  • Authors whose poems are accepted for the issue will be included on our mail list (which can be opted out of)
Submission to Issue 57: CONFESSION, with poetry guest-edited by Keri Glastonbury, is now open. Submission to this issue will close at 11.59pm Melbourne time on Sunday, 13 November, 2016.

  • Please do NOT print your name or contact details ON your submission document. Not even in the header or footer.

  • Please do NOT use the tab key to float your lines or to create columns. Use hard spaces and / or the column function in Word and any other writing software.

  • Cordite only accepts unpublished work, and will not consider simultaneous submissions.

  • Please send a maximum of three (3) poems in your submission. Submit only once.

  • Please send all of your works in one (1) document.

  • Submissions will only be accepted via this online submissions form.

  • Please keep in mind that the guest poetry editor(s) will not commence reading the submissions until the submissions window is closed. Allow 4-5 weeks thereafter for notification.

  • Authors whose poems are accepted for the issue will be included on our mail list (which can be opted out of).

  • Please revisit bullets 1 and 2 again. This is huge important for us, and makes a difference on what we take.