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The Daring Magazine Open Call for Poetry

How to Pitch The Daring

Thanks so much for your interest, we look forward to reading and seeing your work. The Daring publishes pieces from freelance contributors and is always looking to commission new writers, storytellers, and artists. Our stories are organized around four categories: Art, Music, Poetry, and Self. This includes photography, illustration, drawing, painting, mixed media, multimedia, and video.

We love written and spoken verse on any topic. Please include three to five poems in one PDF document with each poem on a separate page. Here too, pitches for author profiles and interviews are welcome.

Rate: $30 per poem.

Please include with your submission a short bio written in the third person. We’re thrilled to get to know your work!
Deadline: May 31, 2022


Poem rate: $30 per poem. Essay/profile rate: $80 minimum for 800–1,800 words. The contributor's piece will be published in our online magazine and will become part of The Daring archives.