Dodging the Rain Submission Call

Dodging in the Rain is a new literary journal based in Galway. All genres of literature and art, including flash fiction, reviews and photography, are welcome, except works promoting intolerance, hatred or fear. 

Guidelines for submission:

- Please include a 50-word bio re. you and your work at the top of your submission
- Max. word count – 3500* – no minimum
- Literature in Word format; Visual Art* formatted using png or jpg
- Please identify the genre of your submission(s)
- We’re open to any topic or genre – be creative!
- Submissions should be emailed to
- To submit visual art you can send up to 10 pieces. Please format them as png, or jpg. Visual art will be published either as a stand-alone post or paired with poetry or prose.

*For high-quality work, we are open to longer submissions. Please email us if you would like to submit a longer piece, or if you’d like to pitch or discuss an idea re. your submission.

*We’re particularly interested in visual art submissions — painting, photography, etc. — as we’d like to publish more of them going forward.

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