Submissions

Guidelines for Regular Submissions and information on Contests:

  1. We read submissions year-round. There is a $3 charge for electronic submissions; there is no charge for mailed submissions.
  2. The deadline for contest submissions for the next issue is February 28, 2018.All writers submitting to this contest will receive a two-issue subscription to Cloudbank magazine starting with the current issue. The deadline to enter the Vern Rutsala Poetry Prize Contest is October 31, 2017. Click here for details.
  3. Please do not submit more than five poems or flash fictions (500 words or less) for either contest or regular submissions.
  4. For regular submissions, the writer’s name and address should appear on each page.
  5. Click here to submit via our submissions manager. Mail submissions to Cloudbank, PO Box 610, Corvallis, OR 97339-0610.
  6. Poems and flash fiction submitted may not have been published elsewhere.
  7. We accept simultaneous submissions. Please let us know if your work has been accepted elsewhere.
  8. Postal submissions will not be returned. Include a self-addressed, stamped envelope (SASE) for notification of the editors’ decision.
  9. Two contributors’ copies will be sent to writers whose work appears in the magazine.
  10. Two-issue subscriptions to Cloudbank magazine are $15.00. Individual copies are $8.

Address any questions to:
Michael Malan, Editor Cloudbank
PO Box 610,
Corvallis, Oregon 97339-0610
or contact us