Submissions are open for Issue 2!

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Thank you for your interest in submitting to Chaotic Merge Magazine!

Chaotic Merge is looking for submissions from all different forms of artist. We seek work that is adventurous and test the border of art and structure. Don't be afraid to mess with everything you have ever learned in your lives. We write to have fun!

We encourage voice of people of color and members of the LGBTQ+ community to submit their work.

We are currently accepting work for Issue 2 | Spring. The deadline to submit is May 31st.

*We strongly suggest following all guidelines upon submitting. 

Submission Guidelines

  • Submit all work to
  • Title your email subject as follows: Full name_Genre_Title of work. Anything labelled otherwise will not be read. 
  • Depending on your genre, please limit each submission to:
    • Up to 5 unpublished poems (a non-English work & its English translation count as one poem submission)
    • 2 unpublished short fiction piece (up to 5,000 words) 
    • Up to 5 unpublished art/photographs/ illustrations in pdf, png, and jpeg (all submissions will be considered for cover art) or
    • 2 unpublished Screenplay or Play (up to 10-15 pages) 
  • All work submitted should be accompanied by a short author bio between 50 and 100 words, a author/creator photo in jpg, and your pronouns.
  • While we accept simultaneous submissions, do indicate in your email that this is a simultaneous submission, and write in to us immediately to withdraw your work once it has been accepted elsewhere.

Publication Rights

  • Chaotic Merge Magazine publishes only unpublished work, unless we ourselves request for them.
  • By submitting your work, you affirm that you are the sole author and maintain all rights for your work.

By submitting your work, you authorize Chaotic Merge Magazine to publish your work in both its e-journal, online platforms, and print.