Okey-Panky Will Open for Submissions on August 1st

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Attention writers: Okey-Panky will open for submissions next month!

The editors would love to see your short, darkly comic, ironic, and experimental fiction, essay, poetry, and graphic narrative. Okey-Panky publishes about half the magazine from slush, so your work will be read carefully. You may submit multiple pieces of up to 1500 words total, but please put them into one file and submit only once. There’s no submission fee, and we pay contributors $100. Your work will be published on Okey-Panky also be mirrored on Electric Literature.

Last time submissions filled up in almost a week, so get your best work ready and submit early in August!

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