Awakened Voices: Publication Information


Awakened Voices

Chicago, IL

Awakened Voices, provides an opportunity for survivors, secondary survivors, and allies to heal through writing. Submissions come from all over the country and world, and our staff provides supportive and healing feedback to writers. Awakened Voices and our blog, The Nightingale, aim to challenge public perceptions of sexual violence by leaning into nuanced aspects of survival and healing.

What To Submit:

Awakened Voices publishes submissions by survivors of sexual violence, secondary survivors, counselors, and educators, about the experience of sexual violence. They accept both unpublished and previously published work.
Poetry - up to three poems
Fiction and CNF - up to seven pages, double-spaced

Click here for submission guidelines