Online Submissions for Cellar Door are now open.

Cellar Door accepts submissions for online publication each spring on a rolling basis. Submissions are open until April 1. Pieces will be published in each genre in February and April. Please contact with questions.

How to Submit:
We request PDF submissions, unless you have an issue with formatting. Please do let us know in the comments section of the form if any of the formatting in your piece is intentional. Please submit one google form PER PIECE. This means you will have to submit multiple times if you have more than one piece. 

For poetry and prose:

  • Your name should not appear anywhere in the document OR in the document title.
  • The document must be named in the following format: TitleOfWork.pdf
  • All items must be in 12pt Times New Roman or Arial. Prose should be double-spaced.
  • Each poem or prose piece should not exceed more than 10 pages. 
  • Please submit your work as a PDF. 

For visuaart:

  • ​Visual art must be in a .jpeg format.
  • Color images are accepted along with grayscale work.
  • The longest dimension must be 1200 pixels.
  • The document must be named in the following format: TitleOfWork.jpeg