The Worcester Review
There are presently no open calls for submissions.
POETRY: 3-5 poems. Please submit only once per reading period. Reading period: October 1, 2021 to January 31, 2022.
FICTION: Short stories up to 5,000 words. Submit only one story per reading period. Reading periods: October 2021 and January 2022.
THE FRANK O'HARA PRIZE, the Worcester County Poetry Association’s annual poetry contest, is open to submissions January 7 through April 30, 2022. The guidelines for submission are available here.
The Worcester Review reserves First Publication Rights for all submissions chosen for publication. Payment will be two copies upon publication and (when budget allows) a small honorarium. Because we are typically slow to respond, we encourage simultaneous submissions. Please promptly withdraw any submissions that find homes elsewhere.