All submissions must be original, unpublished work that is not under consideration by a print or web-based journal.
Submissions that are currently posted or accessible on any personal or commercial blogs or websites are not eligible.
While haiku / senryu posted on Facebook are eligible;
haiku / senryu posted on Twitter are not eligible.
You may submit up to: 10 haiku / senryu but only one submission per issue will be considered.
February 1 - to - February 28/29 (Spring Issue)
May 1 - to - May 31 (Summer Issue)
September 1 - to - September 30 (Fall Issue)
November 1 - to - November 30 (Winter Issue)
Submissions by e-mail only:
in the body of the e-mail (no attachments)
with subject line: The Cicada’s Cry Submission
with place of residence noted in the body of the e-mail
At this time The Cicada’s Cry is a non-paying publication. Poets published in The Cicada’s Cry will receive three contributor’s copies and may purchase additional issues in which their work appears at a half price discount per issue or .50 cents per copy.
All prior copyrights are retained by contributors. Full rights revert to contributors upon publication in The Cicada’s Cry.
Email Submissions to :
Acceptance notifications will be sent promptly after the end of each submission period.