Brittle Paper is launching an annual festive anthology!

The anthology will feature a range of selected poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and essays all centred on festive holidays of any and every kind. So, get to writing about your favourite festive holiday, memory, tradition, or experience and send it to us!

Submissions are now open and will close on 6 November 2022.


Submission Guidelines:

  • Email your submission to [email protected]
  • Email subject heading: Festive Anthology Submission
  • Include an author picture and biography
  • Each submission needs to consist of only one piece of original and unpublished work, but simultaneous submissions are allowed.
  • Submissions need to be in Word format
  • Poetry submission word limit: 500 words
  • Non/Fiction and Essay submission word limit: 3500 words
  • Selection process will take place after the deadline.


Happy Writing!


*Please note that entries are not limited to Christmas and can explore any form of festive celebration.