Here at Wordsmith_HQ, we’re always looking for talented writers, poets and artists to showcase!


Think this sounds like you? Check out our publishing opportunities below.

We value all submissions we receive with every writer receiving useful feedback and advice, regardless of whether or not it’s chosen for final publication.

Want to keep up with the updates regarding our submission windows? Join us so you never miss out!


Submissions now open for issue 8 of the purple breakfast review, ‘Nightmares and daydreams’

From the weird or supernatural to the ethereal or unexpected, we're looking for interesting voices and stories that capture us!

Whether through poetry or prose, our writers always surprise us with each new issue, and we're excited to see what this theme inspires.

At Wordsmith_HQ, we make it our goal to publish both emerging and established writers, to develop their work through personal feedback, and to showcase amazing talent.

Submissions close on Friday 19th April 2019.

Submit your work via email to emily@thestudentwordsmith.com with the subject, 'PBR8 Submission - your name'.

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be a Guest blogger with the writer’s nook

Want to write something more suited to non-fiction, top tips or ‘how-to’ articles? We’d love to hear from you!

Our online blog, The Writer’s Nook, features a series of articles about a wide-range of subjects, including tutorials and writing exercises, top tips and ‘how-to’ posts, book reviews, and event write-ups!

Please note: all blog articles should adhere to our max. word count of 600 words.

Submit your blog post via email using the header: ‘Guest blog: Title, Your Name’ at anytime.

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FRECKLED INK #1 submissions have now been accepted - closed until june

Our new, online publication, Freckled Ink, has proved more popular than we could have imagined since we opened its pages to your poetry and prose in January.

We’ve selected a wide range of great writing to showcase as part of this new platform and we have so many pieces that we’ve covered every Friday from now until the end of May!

Submissions are closed for the time-being and will re-open on Monday 3rd June 2019.

REMEMBER: There are no restrictions in terms of theme; engaging poetry, prose or creative non-fiction is all we’re after!


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