COAST|noCOAST publishes annually in early fall. For Issue 3, 2021, we are reading submissions from November 15 through March 31. Our response time averages 4-6 weeks from submission.

COAST|noCOAST now receives all submissions solely through Submittable.

Each work (poem, short story, other) MUST be submitted individually even if the work is part of a series.

Poetry: No more than 5 poems or 10 total pages.

Fiction: No more than 5,000 words.

Nonfiction: No more than 5,000 words.

Multi-genre/Hybrid: No more than 5,000 words.

Please visit our SUBMITTABLE PAGE for detailed submission information and guidelines.

For queries, please email