Written Tales Open Submission


For the theme-based edition, calls for submission are open for Written Tales Volume #1.

Submissions for all writers are open from February 26th — until closing. We will close submissions once we have enough submission for our theme-based issue.


  • Writes your tales of horror or fun on the theme => renewal.
  • Your tales can be a poem or short story (750 words max).
  • Accepted submission will be featured and shared on Written Tales.
  • Selected tales will be presented in our “Renewal” e-book and printed editions of Written Tales Volume #1.
  • We will not accept submissions with basic spelling and grammar errors. Please double-check before submitting it.
  • Use the form below to submit your poem or story.
  • Please email us at [email protected] if you have any questions.

The Written Tales magazine is self-funded; we are not able to pay for submission at this time. Our long term goal is to pay writers for the work we accept for publication. Once we are financially able, we will. Please keep checking back on our guidelines as we do update often. To learn more about the magazine, please read the about page. Thank you.

Email is required in case we need to contact you about your submission.

Submission Details

The style of writing submitting.
Please add two line breaks between each paragraph.
A few sentences you would like the world to know about you. 100 words max.

Online Profiles

To help others find your work online.
Link to where others can see your work online.


By submitting to Written Tales, you are granting us non-exclusive rights, but you, the writer, still own your work.  The copyright of the submission remains with the author.  The rights granted allow us to publish your wonderful work on our online platforms, social media channels, digital and/or print publications, promotional materials (digital and/or print), and archives to help further promote your work and the Written Tales writers. You also agree that Written Tales does not provide compensation.  Written Tales reserves the right to alter our Submission Guidelines at any time. Once submitted, you will be added to our mailing list. You can unsubscribe at any time. Thank you for your submission.

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