Submission Period: January 15-April 15, 2022

Pangyrus publishes well-crafted, thought-provoking writing, comics and visual art in every genre online and in one to two print editions per year.

Along with general submissions we are interested in a few specific categories: Zest!;  In Sickness and In Health; Field Notes; and Schooled – themed pieces in every genre. For full descriptions of these categories please visit this section of our Submittable page. We encourage you to read us at to get a sense of what we’re looking for.

“Lightning” pieces are nonfiction essays that have immediate relevance or connect to a current event. They are for online publication and may or may not be right for the print edition. Word limit: 600 – 3,500. If you have a proposal for a nonfiction Lightning piece, please email us at We will respond within a week.

If you think our readers will find it entertaining and compelling, send it our way. We read every submission that we get with fresh eyes and open minds.

Please go to our Submittable page for details.