We are looking for elegant and memorable writing, both traditional and experimental.  Send us stories up to 2,000 words in length.  Simultaneous submissions are fine, but please let us know immediately if your story is accepted elsewhere.


  • By submitting your work, you grant Streetlight Magazine first North American print and electronic publication rights and guarantee that the submission is your own, original writing. All rights return to the author after publication.
  • If you publish your work again at a later date, we request that you include a notice of the first printing appearing at Streetlight.
  • All accepted entries will be published in the annual Streetlight anthology. 
  • Accepted entries may receive an audio production for the Streetlight Voices podcast. 
We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.