Literary Mama

“Literary Mama features writing by mother writers about the complexities and many faces of motherhood. We seek top-notch creative writing: fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction. We also publish book reviews, and profiles of mother writers and artists.”

Payment Info:   Unpaid

Reading Fee:   None

Submission Details

Considers Previously Published

Interview excerpt "We prefer pieces be unpublished, but we will consider reprints if the writer has retained rights to the piece and if the work is not currently available online. We also consider the length of time that’s passed since the piece was published and the size of the market where it was published."

Publication responds to all submissions

Approximate wait time:  84 days


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