We are currently CLOSED FOR SUBMISSIONS as we catch up on a backlog of submissions due to the pandemic. Please check back here and we'll announce when we open again. Thank you! 

The Thought Erotic welcomes submissions of essays, fiction, poetry, and art engaging topics of sexuality to foster critical thinking and challenge oppressive ideologies. Submissions may address current events, music, film, literature, art or any other topic pertaining to the realm of sexuality, including your personal experiences. 

Essay submissions should be between 500 and 2,000 words. Please include a short 2-3 sentence bio in your cover letter. If you prefer to publish under a pseudonym, please specify that in your cover letter.  

$3.00
$3.00

Fiction submissions should be no longer than 3,000 words. Please include a short 2-3 sentence bio in your cover letter. If you prefer to publish under a pseudonym, please specify that in your cover letter.  

$3.00
$3.00

Submit up to five poems per submission. Please include a short 2-3 sentence bio in your cover letter. If you prefer to publish under a pseudonym, please specify that in your cover letter.  

Art
$3.00
$3.00

Please include a short 2-3 sentence bio in your cover letter. If you prefer to publish under a pseudonym, please specify that in your cover letter.  

The Thought Erotic