We are open for our annual contest issue December 1st-February 2nd!

 Additionally, we are open year round for our blog submissions!

Reading Periods
December 1st  for Contest Issue

These dates are subject to changes each year, but are listed at: http://www.sotospeakjounal.org/contests

For more information, please visit http://www.sotospeakjournal.org

$15.00
  • We are open to any form of artwork. Past issues have included photography, sketches, paintings, digital media, and images of various installations and sculpture.
  • All submissions must be in jpg or tif formats at 300 dpi. Please submit individual entries as LastName_Title, and include
    dimensions if applicable, the materials used as applicable, a brief description of the submission, and a brief artist’s bio.
  • Please submit only once per reading period
$15.00
  • We welcome submissions of personal essays, memoir, profiles, and other nonfiction pieces not exceeding 4,500 words.
  • All nonfiction submissions should be double-spaced with numbered pages.
  • You may enter multiple, separate submissions, so long as you pay the submission fee each time.
Ends on February 2, 2018$15.00
$15.00
  • Please submit one prose piece at a time, not exceeding 4,000 words.
  • All fiction submissions should be double-spaced with numbered pages.
  • You may enter multiple, separate submissions, so long as you pay the submission fee each time.
$15.00
Please send up to 5 poems at a time, not exceeding 10 pages total.

You may enter multiple submissions (ex: 2 submission packets of 10 poems), so long as you pay the submission fee each time.
$11.00
Purchase So to Speak's 2016-2017 contest issue. 

Winners of this year's contests are 
  • Poetry: Anita Olivia Koester-- "Tapestry with Drunken Elk"
  • Fiction: Kelley Ann Bell-- "Resurrection Man"
  • Nonfiction: Deb Jannerson-- "Scarring"
  • Visual Art: Nahid Navab
Also featured in this issue: Flower Conroy, Jennifer Marie Donahue, Jessica Lee, GG Silverman
The cost is $11; please fill in the shipping information on the following pages to complete your order.
Ends on November 30, 2018$6.00
$6.00