Submissions Wanted:, Issue #1

Our publishing house, Darsafi LLC, is pleased to announce the upcoming launch of, a monthly online magazine featuring unique artistic voices from all around the world.

In preparation for the launch of the English version of our online magazine, we are now open for submissions. We are looking for poetry, fiction, art, nonfiction, and book reviews. We are also looking for English translations of poems, as well as literary and nonfiction works.

Moreover, a few winning submissions will be selected for translation into Arabic and into Kurdish.

Deadline: Oct 1, 2013
Publication: Oct 15, 2013

1. In submitting your work, you acknowledge that you own the work you are sending to, as well as the right to publish it electronically, and that no third party has exclusive copyrights of your content

2. It is OK to submit work that has been published elsewhere, online and offline, as long as it meets the requirements of item #1

3. Please include a cover letter in the body of your email. Your work should be sent as an attachment

4. Work should be submitted in Word.doc or Word.docx format

5. With your submission, please include a personal photo of yourself, and a short bio – between 50-100 words. The personal photo and the bio should be in the form of attachments with the email – not in the body of your email, which should only include the cover letter

6. Please do not submit another work before getting a response of approval on your first submission

7. Email your work to:, and please write [SUBMISSIONS.NET] in the subject line

At this time, we will be in touch only with authors and writers whose works have been selected. You will receive an email notification if your work has been selected.

We look forward to hearing your stories!

Ibtihal Mahmood