are open for the Fall 2017 issue! Send us your visual art from September 4 – October 15, 2017.
are blind and accepted electronically through Submittable. Please
read the guidelines carefully before hitting Send.
publishes new writing that has not appeared in print or online. If
you’ve published a piece on your own website, blog or
self-publishing site, please remove it before submitting to us.
accept simultaneous submissions, but ask that you notify us
immediately if your work is accepted elsewhere.
only accept submissions from female-identified and non-binary writers
and artists who consider themselves residents of or strongly
connected to the greater Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA areas.
love to support returning voices, but if your work was published in
our most recent issue, we ask you to wait at least one cycle before
submitting again. This keeps the journal fresh and allows us to
support as many new and emerging voices as possible.
your work is accepted, you agree to grant us First North American
Serial Rights and Electronic Archival Rights. At publication, all
rights revert back to you. If your work subsequently appears in print
or online, you agree to give credit to VoiceCatcher. We agree to
contact you for permission to reprint your work.
What and How
accept electronic submission through Submittable. Edit and proof your
work before submitting. In the body of the Submittable form, please
short bio – 100 words or less – written in third person.
written piece(s) as an attachment, in a single Word document. Use
the title(s) of your work as the file name of your document.
are blind. Please remove all identifying information from your
submit work one time AND in one genre per cycle. Multiple
submissions and/or submissions in more than one genre can NOT be
up to five pieces that have not already appeared in other print or
electronic images cropped and colors adjusted to best represent your
artwork. Send in RGB color format.
least 300 dpi, no more than 600 dpi. Size for width must be between
450-1000 pixels; size for height between 300-700 pixels.
JPG or TIF files using your art title as the file name to keep
submissions blind. Example: Racehorse
us know the size of the original piece and media for each piece
Shadows (11” x 14,” digital photograph) or
Beside Her (16” x 20,” acrylic on canvas). If
your art is selected for publication, we will ask you for a short
artist statement to accompany the digital presentation.