11:11 Time to Submit!

Sprung Formal is now accepting submissions for its 2016 issue.

Sprung Formal is a literary arts journal published annually in association with the School of Liberal Arts at the Kansas City Art Institute. We pride ourselves on publishing original work by developing and established artists, poets, and writers.

We invite submissions of visual art, poetry, fiction, literary non-fiction, essays, and short plays.

Submission Guidelines:

Visual Work (up to 10 pieces, .jpeg or .png, 300dpi)

Poetry (up to 5 poems as a single Word doc. or PDF)

Fiction/Non-fiction/Essay/Plays (up to 4 pieces as a single Word doc. or PDF, 2000 words or less per piece)

Our submission period is February 1st – March 6th 2016.

Simultaneous submissions are accepted but please notify us if your work has been accepted elsewhere.

Email submissions to:


Please put last name/title(s) of work in subject line.

Previous issues can be found at https://sprungformal.wordpress.com

Past contributors include: Casey Hannan, Tim Earley, Mary Jo Bang, Linh Dinh, K. Silem Mohammad, Dara Wier, Matt Hart, Alli Warren, Daniel Borzutzky, Rachel B. Glaser, Mark Leidner, Sandra Simonds, Mathias Svalina, Dana Ward, Brandon Downing, Jennifer L. Knox, Sampson Starkweather, Michelle Taransky, Brandon Brown, xTx, Mike Young, Ben Fama, Adam Clay, and others.

We look forward.