The Bamboo Hut

The Bamboo Hut will be published 2 times each year in the following months :

  • May ( please submit between January 1 and  March 31st )
  • September ( please submit between May 1 and July 31st
  1. See the website for submission details: Bamboo Hut Submissions

last updated 11/18/2014



There will be two print issues of Skylark per year:

Submissions for the summer issue will be read through December and January and will close on February 1st each year.

Submissions for the winter issue will be read through June and July and will close on August 1st each year.

No subscription is required. The journal will be published via Createspace. When the winter issue is published, the summer issue will be made available to read online. Check back here in the coming months for the details of publication and release date.

Kindly submit up to 10 previously unpublished  tanka &/or  1 sequence, tanka prose etc with the subject heading “Skylark tanka submission” to:

At the end of your submission, please include your full name and country of residence.

All rights revert to authors upon publication. Your tanka must not be under consideration elsewhere or submitted to any contest.

In addition to your regular submission, you are invited to submit ONE tanka for the “Skylark’s Nest”.  See Website for details.

Website: Skylark Submissions