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 Our editors seek poetry that uses robust language, a visceral and all-consuming voice, and themes that do not shy from the grotesque, controversial, and thought-provoking  


  • Make sure to include the title of your piece with every submission
  • You may submit up to 5 separate pieces individually
  • Unpublished work only 
  • We do accept simultaneous submissions, though if one of your poems is accepted elsewhere, please withdraw the submission

  Blind Submissions: Out of fairness to all writers, The Phoenix requires that your name and contact information not be placed on any of the uploaded files of your submissions.
The Phoenix  gladly allows for you to submit your work to more than one genre.

Rights: The Phoenix acquires first-time print and digital publication rights. Rights revert back to writers upon publication.

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 If you have any questions for our editors please do email us at: thephoenix@pfeiffer.edu
 Please also check out our website for archived material and other information: http://www.pfeiffer-phoenix.com

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