Enizagam is a literary journal featuring poetry, fiction, and interviews by writers from all over the world. 

Our content is comprised of submissions from writers living in the U.S. and beyond, as well as the winning and finalist entries of our annual contest: the Enizagam Literary Awards in Poetry and Fiction. Enizagam holds First North American Serial Rights.

We accept general submissions of fiction, poetry, and mixed/multi-genre works year-round, with no fee. Give it your best shot—send us your best work. General Submissions for Volume 11 are open!

ENIZAGAM's 2017 LITERARY AWARDS IN POETRY AND FICTION:

The contest is currently open and  will close on MARCH 18th, 2017. It's $20 to submit, and a winner will be chosen in both poetry and fiction—each receiving a $1,000 prize.

We are excited to announce that Matthew Zapruder (Sun Bear, Come On All You Ghosts) as Volume 11's poetry judge and Esmé Weijun Wang (The Border of Paradise) as our fiction judge.
Ends on March 24, 2017$ 20.00
$ 20.00
Fiction submissions should consist of one short story up to 4,000 words long. Entries may be in any literary style, and address any subject, as long as they hook the reader by the eyes and do not let go. We do not publish novel excerpts. Please expect a response within 4 weeks of the deadline. Winner will receive $1000 and will be nominated for the annual Pushcart Prize.

Fiction Judge: Esmé Weijun Wang (The Border of Paradise, winner of 2016 Graywolf Nonfiction Prize)
Ends on March 24, 2017$ 20.00
$ 20.00
Poetry submissions may be up to ten pages long, with no more than one poem per page. Entries may be in any poetic form (including free verse), and address any subject, as long as they hook the reader by the eyes and do not let go. Please expect a response within 4 weeks of the deadline. Winner will receive $1000 and will be nominated for the annual Pushcart Prize.

Poetry Judge: Matthew Zapruder (Sun Bear, Come All You Ghosts)

Enizagam accepts general non-contest submissions of Poetry (up to 4 pages), Fiction (up to 4,000 words), Non Fiction (up to 4,000 words), and cross/multi-genre work 365 days a year. Please note that we do not accept erotica or work that is overtly sexually explicit. Send us your best work—we're waiting. For anything submitted between September-March, please expect to hear back within 1-3 months. April-August submissions, please expect to hear back withing 1-6 months. Please include your submission's category in your title.