QUINCE magazine is accepting submissions for ISSUE THREE: Winter 2020 in the following categories: poetry, fiction, visual arts, photography, film, life writing, scripts. 


There is NO THEME for this issue.  

Please read the submissions guidelines for details. ​​

Submissions Guidelines


Poetry - submit up to five poems

Fiction - 3000 word upper limit

Visual Art/Photography - up to five images (photo essays welcome)

Film – 1 short film (1-10 minutes)

Life Writing - 3000 word upper limit. 

Scripts - 10 pages/minutes, extracts from a full-length work are acceptable but should work on their own. 


  • Email with the theme of the issue in all caps, followed by the category/ies of submissions eg. WINTER 2020  – POETRY 

  • For VISUAL ARTS and PHOTOGRAPHY - attach images as jpegs to email. Do not paste into Word documents. 

  • For FILM submissions send either a youtube or vimeo link to your short film. Do not embed into the email. 

  • Please include a short bio (under 50 words) in the body of your email. The work should be attached in word format (.doc).

  • Please do not submit work in PDF format. Do not use Google Docs.

  • Please do adhere to the word/page count limits. 

  • Only submit original, unpublished work. 

  • Simultaneous submissions are welcome - please inform us promptly if your work is accepted elsewhere. 

  • The theme is open to interpretation and experimental approaches are encouraged. 

  • The magazine's decisions are final.

  • Unfortunately Quince Magazine is unable to pay contributors. 

  • The deadline for submissions for Issue Two is 11.59pm, Monday 30th November, 2020. 

This magazine aims to be inclusive and current. Writers and artists from marginalised, underrepresented and diverse backgrounds as well as unpublished and emerging writers are all encouraged to submit.

Terms and Conditions regarding Rights:

On acceptance, Quince Magazine takes royalty-free, non-exclusive rights to your work – as well as the right to archive it. From time to time we may promote your work on our Quince Magazine social media platforms.


Reprints are welcome – if your work is republished elsewhere in the future, we simply ask that you kindly note Quince Magazine as the original publisher.


We ask that all our contributors ensure that works are original and do not infringe on the rights of any third party.


By submitting to the magazine you agree to the above terms and conditions. ​


QUINCE magazine is a new online literary and visual arts journal that looks to provide a platform for new writing and art from emerging and established writers and artists from around the world. 


The founder and editor is Devina Shah.

   © Quince Magazine 2020

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