Submit to Us

The submissions period for Issue VI of New Word Order is OPEN until the 28th February 2023 at 11:59pm GMT. Please send your work to

Submissions are open to EVERYONE. You do not need to be a student; you do not need to be in Ireland. Contact us by email, or on Twitter/Instagram @newwordorderlit with any clarifying questions you might have.

We are accepting work on all topics, in following categories:

  • Flash-fiction – up to 800 words.
  • Fiction and Non-fiction – up to 4000 words.
  • Poetry.
  • Artwork in any style.
  • Photography in any form.

Important Submission Guidelines:

  • You can submit a total of 5 pieces across all categories.
  • Submitted work must not have been previously published.
  • If you are submitting your work to multiple journals, please let us know if it is accepted for publishing elsewhere.
  • Please send your work as a Google doc, Word doc, or PDF.
  • Photography and artwork must be submitted as a JPEG or a PNG file.
  • Files must be named in the following format: Author Name, Category, Number of submissions, eg. Katie Farrell, Poetry, 3.
  • Please keep submission types in separate files. It makes it easier for us to organise things correctly!
  • Include your name, preferred pronouns, and a short (up to 100 words) author bio in your submission email.
  • Anonymous submissions are welcome.  
  • Please include trigger warnings where appropriate.

There is no specific theme, so send us your very best work.

Please send your submissions to by 28th February 2023, at 11:59pm GMT.  

We look forward to seeing your work!