Submission Deadlines:

February 15, 2017.  Future submission dates will be announced later.

Please send all “text” submissions (within the “body” of an email), with the Subject heading for the appropriate form you are submitting to, in all CAPITAL LETTERS, ie; (HAIKU, TANKA, HAIBUN, SENRYU, COFFEEHOUSE, HAIGA-TANKART, SEQUENCES, etc.) to:

Principal Editor: Sonam Chhoki, Bhutan with the subject heading: EDITOR

Tanka Editor: David Terelinck, Australia with the subject heading: TANKA

Haiku Editor: Geethanjali Rajan, India with the subject heading: HAIKU

Senryu Editor: Gautam Nadkarni, India with the subject heading: SENRYU

Haibun Editor: Sonam Chhoki, Bhutan with the subject heading: HAIBUN

Website: Cattails Submissions

last updated 1/3/2017



Members only:  Annual membership includes two issues of GUSTS

and the right to submit three unpublished tanka per submission period. You must join in order to submit tanka.

Due date for Spring/Summer issue: February 15

Fall/Winter issue: August 15.

 Please send your membership fee in cash, cheque (payable to Kozue Uzawa) with your name, return address, and e-mail address to

Kozue Uzawa
44–7488 Southwynde Ave
Burnaby, BC
V3N 5C6   Canada

*PayPal is also available, but please pay the service fee to PayPal if you choose to use it. Or simply add $2.00 /international residents; $1.50/ US residents; $1.00/Canadian residents to cover the fee.


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Prune Juice

MARCH issue

Please submit between December 1st and February 15th

JULY issue

Please submit between April 1st and June 15th


Please submit between June 1st and October 15th

Please ensure that your submission has ‘PRUNE JUICE SUBMISSION’ typed in the email’s Subject field. We no longer include biographical details.

Send all submissions to prunejuicejournal(at)gmail(dot)com.

Website: Prune Juice Submissions

Sonic Boom Journal

We accept previously unpublished poetry, Japanese short-forms, flash fiction, and all forms of visual art. Works that have appeared on your personal blogs, Facebook, Twitter, tumblr or flickr accounts are not considered published. 

Send your work to:  

Submission periods:

February 1 – March 1

June 1 – July 1

 October 1 – November 1

Submissions sent outside of these reading periods will not be read. They will be withheld until the nearest reading cycle.