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Guidelines for submission

We accept guest submissions of poetry, creative rants, letters, fiction, nonfiction, book reviews and all forms of literary articles focused on Africa.

For Poemify Magazine submission guidelines, click here.




  • Must have a title.
  • 30 lines/longer poems will be considered if it is unusual in theme and unconventional in style.
  • No specific theme.


Scribblings/Creative Rants


  • Must have a title.
  • 300- 500 words.
  • Personal experiences with high resolution images will have higher chances


Short Stories (Fiction/Nonfiction)


  • 300-600 words.
  • You can break your story into series of up to 3 or more.


Book Reviews


  • Must be books by African authors, especially the new ones who are seemingly unknown are preferable.
  • 300-500 words.




  • 300 words maximum.
  • Must be catchy and invoke emotions.


Submission Form

  • Select a category for your post
  • Provide a short description of this post.
  • Separate tags with commas.




We hate to break hearts, but whether we accept or reject your piece, we will send a notification to you within two weeks.

IF it is a rejection, we may spice it up with a little sarcasm. Hearts don’t break here.

IF it is an acceptance, the link will be sent in an email to the author on the day of publication.



We can’t pay just yet but we will give a small gift to the writer with the most engaging content every month. By the “most engaging content”, we mean the piece with the highest number of shares, comments and views.