Bear Review is an online journal of poetry, short fiction and essays. We only accept unpublished work and we acquire first rights. Simultaneous submissions are welcome but please let us know if the work is accepted elsewhere.

We accept submissions on a rolling basis through our submissions manager.

  •  attach submissions as a single word.doc
  •   Include a brief note &/or bio (200 words maximum) with your submission.
  •   Please send no more than 3-5 poems, 1-2 pieces of short fiction,or  1 essay per submission.
  •   We will do our best to respond in a timely manner (2-4 months).

Thank you for trusting us with your work. We look forward to reading it soon.

We only accept unpublished work and we acquire first rights. Simultaneous submissions are welcome but please let us know if the work is accepted elsewhere.
  •  attach submissions as a single word.doc
  •   Include a brief note &/or bio (200 words maximum) with your submission in the "Cover Letter" box.
  •   Please send no more than 3-5 poems (each on a separate page).
  •   We will do our best to respond in a timely manner (2-4 months).
We only accept unpublished work and we acquire first rights. Simultaneous submissions are welcome but please let us know if the work is accepted elsewhere.
  •  attach submissions as a single word.doc
  •   Include a brief note &/or bio (200 words maximum) with your submission in the "Cover Letter" box.
  •   Please send no more than 3-5 poems (each on a separate page),
  •   We will do our best to respond in a timely manner (2-4 months).
We only accept unpublished work and we acquire first rights. Simultaneous submissions are welcome but please let us know if the work is accepted elsewhere.
  •  attach submissions as a single word.doc
  •   Include a brief note &/or bio (200 words maximum) with your submission.
  •   Please send no more than 1-2 pieces of short fiction (500 words max).
We only accept unpublished work and we acquire first rights. Simultaneous submissions are welcome but please let us know if the work is accepted elsewhere.
  •  attach submissions as a single word.doc
  •   Include a brief note &/or bio (200 words maximum) with your submission.
  •   Please send no more than 1-2 pieces of short fiction (500 words max).
We only accept unpublished work and we acquire first rights. Simultaneous submissions are welcome but please let us know if the work is accepted elsewhere.
  •  attach submissions as a single word.doc
  •   Include a brief note &/or bio (200 words maximum) with your submission.
  •   Please send no more than 1 essay per submission (1,000 words max).
We only accept unpublished work and we acquire first rights. Simultaneous submissions are welcome but please let us know if the work is accepted elsewhere.
  •  attach submissions as a single word.doc
  •   Include a brief note &/or bio (200 words maximum) with your submission.
  •   Please send no more than 1 essay per submission (1,000 words max).
$6.00
$6.00
For the limited run broadside of Leif Conti-Groome's poem "Ritual."

Please indicate which edition you want and how we can send it to you in the comments box.