Call for Submissions


Winter submissions will open soon—stay tuned!


  • Up to 5 unpublished poems
  • Simultaneous submissions accepted (notify us if accepted elsewhere)
  • Any topic is allowed
  • 1 Word document (.doc or .docx)
  • File name: Surname + Initials (ElliottS.docx)
  • Oregon residence only
  • Short 3–5 sentence bio
  • No cover letters please


  • We'll respond in a timely fashion (whatever that means)

Rights & Publication

  • Previously published work is accepted, but indicate where it was published (so that we can acknowledge it) and please make sure you have permission.
  • Author's published in Fireweed retain all rights to their work. However, if published elsewhere, please indicate that it first appeared in Fireweed: Poetry of Oregon.