Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Beyond the Printed Page: Shape of a Box & Split This Rock

Two diverse creative outlets are looking for your work:

Shape of a Box, YouTube's first literary magazine, will be open for submissions during the month of October 2009 for our 2nd year of publishing our video literary magazine. Our detailed guidelines are available at And check out the journal here:

We are seeking: poetry, fiction, non-fiction, stage/screen, graphic/comic work, cover art, reviews, interviews all under 5 minutes and/or 1000 words. If you have any additional questions please email us


Call for Poetry Film and Video - Deadline January 15, 2010

Split This Rock invites poets, writers, artists, activists, dreamers, and all concerned world citizens to submit original poetry films or videos for the 2nd Split This Rock Poetry Festival, to be held March 2010. We are looking for artistic, experimental, and challenging film/video interpretations of poetry that explore critical social issues. Selected work will be screened during the Split This Rock Poetry Festival film program. Entries can be up to 15 minutes long.
The deadline for submissions is January 15, 2010. See the guidelines and entry form for full details and submission requirements.


Entry Form:


DC-area author Leslie Pietrzyk explores the creative process and all things literary.