2019 Theme Calendar

RwA 3.1: Libraries & Bookstores–March 29, 2019

Seeking meta-fiction, poetry, non-fiction and visual media exploring the relationships between writing and the places where writing congregates: libraries personal and public, bookstores and book depots, archives real and digital (think Amazon.com, Project Gutenberg, etc.).  

 

Submission Window: February 22 – March 8, 2019

 

 

RwA 3.2: Open Themed —TBA

Seeking meta-fiction, poetry, non-fiction and visual media focused on the process and product of writing as art. Any and all themes will be considered, so long as they fit our general guidelines.  

Submission Window
: TBA

 


August 2019
– 2nd Annual Ars Poetica Prize

Open-themed.  Cash prizes + publication in the Riddled with Arrows 
September SPOTLIGHT issue.

Submission Window: August 1 – August 31, 2019

 


RwA 3.3: The Sound Issue—December 1, 2019

Seeking meta-fiction, poetry, non-fiction and visual media that make use of or otherwise explore the relationships between writing and sound: perfomative readings (spoken-word poetry/slam, open mics), sound-based techniques (rhyme, alliteration, onomatopoeia), musical poetic forms, the communicative nature of sound (think birdsong, bells, etc.) 

Submission Window: October 20 – November 10, 2019