Blanket Sea publishes fiction ,creative non-fiction,poetry and art by writers living with chronic illness,disability or mental illness .The journal highly encourages works that fall along the mentioned categories .Most importantly ,Blanket Sea is looking for openness ,honesty and truth .
The journal rejects anything that is sexist, racist and discriminatory. It closes its eyes to ableism or anapirophobia or anapirism and all forms of disability discrimination
A list of ableist languages and alternatives can be found here
Articles for Blanket Sea magazine are accepted on a rolling basis Submissions that adhere to the spelt out guidelines get a response.In case you don’t get a response after 4–6 weeks time you may follow up. The journal allows simultaneous submissions but if your work is accepted elsewhere, please let them know.
Submissions must be original however previously published works and reprints are accepted. Authors retain rights to their pieces of art.Upon publication, individual rights return to individual authors.
Creative Non-Fiction:The Word limit for Creative Non-fiction is 2000 but the ‘sweet-spot’ is 500-1000 words. You may send as a text on the body of the email or as Doc/Pdf attachment .
Fiction: The Word limit for Fiction piece is 2000 but the ‘sweet-spot’ is 500-1000 words. You may send as text on the body of the email or attach as Doc or Pdf file.
Poetry: Blanket Sea accepts up to five poems. You may send the poems o n the body of the email or attach a Word or PDF file.When it comes to Poems .they prefer poems that are not ‘super long’ and poems that do not rhyme.
Please send your submissions accompanied by a Bio written in third person .A Cover letter is optional and you may use a pen name. Submissions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please visit their website here for more details.
Compiled by the Author of ‘Land of Bones’