Header artwork by Sugar Smallhouse


MISTRESS is currently accepting submissions. Please read our submission guidelines thoroughly on how to submit. Anything that does not follow our guidelines will not be considered for publication.

Please note that MISTRESS will no longer be putting out regular biannual issues. Pieces will be published shortly after being reviewed. Review can take anywhere from between one week to several months. We ask that you please be patient, and understand that we will notify you of our decision when it is made.

Submissions can be withdrawn at any time by emailing submit@poemmistress.com and including “WITHDRAWAL” in the subject.