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“Luna Luna” Call for Submissions!

by Alaina Leary

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“As a disabled woman, these kinds of stories and perspectives are so important to me. I grew up thinking my existence was a burden – literally – and that I’d never be employed, that I had a higher chance of homelessness, that I couldn’t make it, especially since I’m not only disabled, but also queer and middle class. I want these stories to be told…”

  • Read the full submission post by Alaina at Luna Luna
  • Read the full submission guidelines before submitting
  • Submissions are open thru August 1st
  • Editors Joanna C. Valente & Alaina Leary will be editing this issue


Filed under: Advanced Submission Calls, Community News, Submission Calls

About the Author

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Jeremiah Walton is wary of bios, but there's the current sign they're flying: “Jeremiah Walton is founder of Nostrovia! Press & traveling bookstore Books & Shovels. They’ve featured at the NYC Poetry Festival, Oakland Beast Crawl, San Francisco Lit Crawl, Death Rattle, the Kansas City Poetry Throwdown, Cleveland’s Guide to Kulchur: Snoetry, among other lit fests, street corners, & living rooms across the country. They loath-themselves, & are struggling to find a healthy extension of the poem that incorporates publishing. Consistently confused, & trying to make space for compassion for the parts of myself I hate.” That feels like tattooing "love me" across my neck, but hopefully you get to know me thru my poems, not the accolades that are nothing more than memories to let go of.

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