Frameless Sky

This is an online publication with a unique format.  See the website below for details.

Submit to Please type “Haiku and Tanka Submission” as the subject heading.

You can also submit artwork and haiga. See website for details:

Frameless Sky is a biannual publication.

December (submit between September 15 to October 15)

June (submit between March 15 to April 15)

Submissions outside of these windows will be completely ignored.




Presence is seeking haiku, senryu, tanka, other haiku-related poetry and haiku-related essays. All work should be original, unpublished and not under consideration elsewhere.

Please send only one set of haiku submissions per issue. Haiku/tanka submissions should contain 4-12 poems in the set and be printed on a single sheet —it isn’t necessary to use a separate sheet for each haiku..

Submission period:

14 February – 3 April 2015


1 August – 31 October 2015

Stuart Quine will take the email submissions of haiku and tanka for Presence magazine:

How to submit

For e-mail submissions, include all poems in the body of the text, not as an attachment, and use the subject line: Presence.

Email haiku/tanka/poem submissions to:
Please note that it’s a zero not a capital “O” in Stuart’s email address.

Website: Presence Submissions

Red Lights

Submissions are due in hand April 15th for the June issue and November 15th for the January issue.

Submissions: You are invited to submit tanka or tan renga (maximum 10 per Submission) and/or tanka sets (maximum 2 per submission no longer than 5 tanka each) preferably by email.

For snailmail, please include an SASE (1IRC for Canada and overseas submissions. Tanka must be original and unpublished. Rights revert to the author on publication.

Send to: red lights
Marilyn Hazelton, Editor
2740 Andrea Drive
Allentown, PA 18103


Eligibility: Submissions are open to TSA members and non-members alike.

Please send your premium unpublished and original tanka (10 at a time only) with the subject heading “RIBBONS SUBMISSIONS” to Dave Rice, Journal Editor via email at, or by post to:

Dave Rice, TSA Editor
1470 Keoncrest Drive
Berkeley, CA 94702

The TSA’s submission deadlines are in hand no later than:

April 30            Spring/Summer Issue
August 31       Fall Issue
Sept 15               Fall Issue
December 31    Winter Issue

TANKA CAFE: Deadline August 31

NOTE: The above-mentioned are separate from your Tanka Cafe submissions (open only to TSA members) which should still be sent directly to Tanka Cafe Editor, Michael McClintock either by e-mail (at with the subject heading “TSA Tanka” or via mail to:

Michael McClintock
9230 N. Stoneridge Lane
Fresno, CA 93720

Website: Ribbons Submissions