Are you an LGBTQIA+ poet living in New Orleans? We want to hear from you!

We're excited to announce an open call for poetry manuscripts from LGBTQIA+ writers based in the vibrant city of New Orleans. This is your opportunity to share your unique voice, experiences, and stories with a broader audience.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Eligibility: Open to all LGBTQIA+ poets currently residing in New Orleans.
  • Manuscript Length: 50-80 pages of original poetry.
  • Theme: There is no specific theme. We welcome a diverse range of topics and styles.
  • Format: Manuscripts should be typed and formatted in a single document (Word or PDF). Include a title page with your name, contact information, and a brief bio (100-150 words).
  • Deadline: All submissions must be received by September 30.
  • Submission Fee: There is no fee to submit.

New Orleans is a city rich in culture, diversity, and history. It’s a place where stories come alive through its people, music, and art. We believe the LGBTQIA+ community in New Orleans has unique and powerful stories to tell, and we are committed to amplifying these voices.

We look forward to reading your work and sharing the vibrant poetry that reflects the heart and soul of New Orleans' LGBTQIA+ community.

Since 2002, Rebel Satori Press has been committed to releasing cutting edge fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction, with an emphasis on amplifying LGBTQIA+ voices and promoting diversity through the press and its imprints Queer Mojo, Queer Space, Arabi Manor, and the Library of Homosexual Congress. We are dedicated to safeguarding the voices of our heritage.

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Rebel Satori Press is pleased to announce the start of our new imprint for LGBTQ+ speculative fiction, Queer Space. 

The new imprint is now open to submissions of queer positive science fiction right on the bleeding edge of what is possible. 

We’re looking for all subgenres of speculative fiction involving LGBTQ+ characters written by LGBTQ+ authors, including but not limited to: sci-fi, interstitial, slipstream, horror, and supernatural fictional manuscripts. 

Got a tale to tell that’s out of this world? We want to see it!

Original book length works only. Please no erotica.

In addition to the work, please include a cover letter that includes a brief description/synopsis and author biography.


Rebel Satori is an independent publisher on the frontiers of liminal space, specializing in occult, spirituality, fiction and poetry, and home of the LGBTQ+ imprint QueerMojo.

Rebel Satori Press's Arabi Manor imprint is actively seeking book-length nonfiction works in the following areas of esoterica:

  • Witchcraft
  • Modern grimoires
  • Heathenism, Paganism
  • Divination (Tarot, Runes, etc), books not decks
  • Esoterica/Occult topics in general

Please submit a cover letter, including a description and sample chapters.

This is an open call. The deadline is October 31, 2024

Queer/LGBTQIA+ preferred but not required.

Rebel Satori Press was established in 2002 and now has over 200 titles in our backlist. We specialize in experimental spirituality, esoterica, cutting-edge fiction, and inspired poetry.

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