We accept submissions year round at

Please submit work as a .pdf attachment in your e-mail, with the writer’s name at the bottom of the text. For poetry, format exactly as you would like it to be published. Once we have read and replied to your submission, you will then be eligible to submit again. Don’t forget to read your work out loud before hitting send. Good luck!


The Short Story – Up to two stories of max. 3000 words each.

Poetry – Up to five poems of max. 50 lines each.


Flight Writing will hold exclusive rights to your piece for 100 days. After this time, you will retain the rights, and your piece will be archived on our website. If your work is accepted elsewhere while the judges are deliberating, please let us know. When you submit your work to our website, you are agreeing to these terms and conditions.