Submit up to 8 pages of writing (poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, essays, your cat's diary; anything goes) in a pdf, doc, or docx file.

Previously published work is not accepted.

To withdraw individual pieces, please add a note to your submission through Submittable.

Send only one submission at a time. You may resubmit two weeks after receiving a decision.

Former contributors to Birdfeast may resubmit one year after their work has appeared in the magazine.

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