Deziree accepts submissions for original poetry, short stories, flash fiction, photography, and art.

  • Flash fiction should be no shorter than 100 words
  • Short stories should be no longer than 3000 words.  Preferred length is 2000 or fewer
  • Previously published work is okay, provided the original publisher does not retain publishing rights to the piece
  • Simultaneous submissions accepted but please let us know if your piece is accepted elsewhere
  • Please submit art, photography, and other visual media without watermarks.
  • Deziree does not request exclusive publishing rights.  If your piece is accepted you retain publishing rights to the work.
  • Because Deziree is offered for free and run by volunteers we cannot offer payment for accepted pieces.

Submissions can be sent to