Tiny Seed is an online nature focused literary journal publishing poetry, and photography by established and emerging writers & photographers.

We are members of The Nature Conservancy, & we donate 10% of your submission fee to The Nature Conservancy. We believe the power to protect nature is in all our hands.


We welcome your submission.

  • Tiny Seed is a haven for writers, artists, and photographers inspired by the natural world.
  • All writers & artists retain full rights to their work.
  • We are unable to pay contributors at this time, and we hope to be able to sometime in the future. 

Guidelines:

Thanks for your interest in contributing to Tiny Seed! 

Please include with your submission, a brief bio (less than 50 words) with links to your website.


Poets:

  • Nature-themed works
  • 3 poems per submission
  • Word count: 1000 (or less per poem)


Photographers:

  • Photos must be high-quality and original.
  • No humans in photos, please. 


We will be in touch within two weeks of your submission. We look forward to reading and viewing your work.


The Tiny Seed Literary Journal issues a Journal published digitally online & hard copy available on Blurb.

Journal 


  • March 5, 2019 

Submissions open Jan 15  

  • June 5, 2019

Submissions open April 15

  • September 5, 2019 

Submissions open July 15


We are transitioning from journals to publishing two chapbooks a year highlighting the work of one chosen Poet for each publication. The two submission periods will be Oct. 1 - Oct. 31.  and April 1 - April 30.  


Nature in the Now: Journal will be published in August 2019. 


YOUTH ARTS & POETRY JOURNAL

 ( 17 yrs & under) free to submit, learn more:

  Snail Mail Nature Trail  


Thanks for being part of this incredible community of nature lovers.

Tiny Seed Literary Journal's FALL issue's theme is TREE/S.

We are partnering with One Tree Planted, and will be planting a tree for each submission, as well as planting a tree each journal sold.

(learn more about One Tree Planted here)

Poets:
 

  • Nature-themed works on the theme of Trees
  • 3 poems per submission
  • Word count: 500 (or less per poem)

 

We will be in touch within two weeks of your submission. We look forward to reading and viewing your work.


We are members of The Nature Conservancy, & we donate 10% of your submission fee to The Nature Conservancy. We believe the power to protect nature is in all our hands.

Tiny Seed Literary Journal's FALL issue's theme is TREES

We are partnering with One Tree Planted, and will be planting a tree for each submission, as well as planting a tree each journal sold.

 (learn more about One Tree Planted here)

Photographers:
 

  • Photos must be high-quality and original.
  • No humans in photos, please. 

  
 We will be in touch within two weeks of your submission. We look forward to reading and viewing your work.


 We are members of The Nature Conservancy, & we donate 10% of your submission fee to The Nature Conservancy. We believe the power to protect nature is in all our hands.

Tiny Seed Literary Journal