The GroundUp wants to share your story. We accept original fiction and poetry through this Submittable portal (all other media can be submitted on our website) that is rooted in anti-oppressive, leftist politics. We read and review all submitted content and ask that you please respect our time and efforts by reviewing the following guidelines.

We only accept previously unpublished work. We do accept simultaneous submissions. It is your responsibility to tell us if your work has been accepted elsewhere; if so, please contact us immediately.


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All online submissions must consist of a single document in Word format. If you are submitting fiction, the document should consist of a single story. If you are submitting poetry, please group your poems into one document containing no more than five poems.

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