upstreet is one of six journals appearing in the Literary MagNet column of the September/October issue of Poets & Writers magazine. The item reads: “upstreet (http://www.upstreet-mag.org/), the annual journal founded in 2005 by publisher and editor Vivian Dorsel and based in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, is now open for submissions. Writers are invited to submit poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction for the seventh issue, due out in July 2001. Visit the Web site for complete guidelines.”
The upstreet Submission Manager went online at 1:30 this morning, and will take submissions for number seven until March 1, 2011. upstreet number six, which came out in June, contains an interview with memoirist Sue William Silverman, and work by David Jauss, Douglas Glover, Karen Chase, Mark Halliday, Jeffrey Harrison, and many other distinguished writers. The sixth issue received a record total of 3,681 submissions—1,331 stories, 1,952 poems, and 398 essays.