“I could hear my heart beating. I could hear everyone's heart. I could hear the human noise we sat there making, not one of us moving, not even when the room went dark.”​  - Raymond Carver 

Guidelines
- Short Stories and essays should be no longer than 10 pages.
- No more than 5 poems and all together there should be no more than 10 pages for poetry submissions.
- If there are any graphic novels or comics you would like to submit, please limit it to 14 pages.

-If you are submitting a spoken word poem, send us a video of you performing the poem as well as the poem in written form. We will have the written version of the poem in the print copies and the performance on the website. 
-All cover art submissions must be attached to the email and should be accompanied with a link to the artist's page or whatever link they would like to put with their piece in the archives. 
- If you have any multimedia aspects to any piece, please attach it to the email. We would love to have interesting pieces that are multifaceted and would want to include all aspects.

-In your email, write your name and what you are submitting ( John Doe- Poetry) in the subject line. In the body of the email write a cover letter. Be sure to include the name of your piece(s), your address, and a short bio. Have your submission attached and  make sure your name is nowhere on the piece. 
-If you would like to submit multiple genres, please send a separate email for each genre.
- We will accept multiple and simultaneous submissions but let us know if a piece is accepted in another publication. If your piece/pieces are chosen for publication, you will receive 2 print copies and $30.  


​***Send all submissions to patricia@humannoisejournal.com***

We will be accepting submissions:
January 1 - Feb. 15 (for March publication)

April 1- May 15 (for June publication)

July 1- August 15 (for September publication)

October 1 - November 15 (for December publication)


Godspeed and may the odds be ever in your favor!