SUBMISSIONS ARE CLOSED

The Selkie only publishes work by writers from underrepresented backgrounds. For more information, visit the About and FAQ pages. If you are still not sure of your eligibility, please email us at contact [at] the selkie.co.uk.

POETRY

Up to 5 poems across a maximum of 5 pages

PROSE
Nonfiction
Personal essays, narrative nonfiction, and memoir
1,000–3,000 words
Fiction
Short stories: 1,000–4,000 words
Flash fiction: under 1,000 words

Submissions reopen on 1 January 2021.