NAW Poetry – Submissions Guidelines

NAW seeks submission of poetry from all over the world. There is no limitation or restriction for poetry.

Submit your work to with NAW Poetry submission in the subject line. English translations of poems from other languages are also considered.

Title and author’s name should be marked in bold. A recent Author photo should also be attached in the same email.

Submissions are open all-year round.

Simultaneous submissions are allowed but do inform us if the poem is selected for publication before it is published on NAW.

Please send us no more than five poems at a time.

Send your work as an attachment (word file only) with your brief bio and a picture of you (passport size)

NAW acquires first rights for publication. Upon publication, rights revert back to the author. However, NAW reserves the right to publish the work in a print anthology at a later date, and to archive the work on its site. Once the poem is published on NAW, the poet is free to submit it elsewhere. However, please try to acknowledge that the poem was first published on New Asian Writing. 

Before sending us an entry, please ensure that:

You have attached the poems (no more than five) in a separate word file.

You have attached author’s picture in jpeg format.

That author’s name and Title are marked in bold.

6 comments for “NAW Poetry – Submissions Guidelines

  1. Soma Roy
    16/02/2014 at 10:17 pm

    I would like know if you accept English translations of poetry and short story written in other Indian languages e.g. Bangla for submission in your online magazine.
    Soma Roy

  2. 17/02/2014 at 8:45 am

    Yes. Allowed.

  3. 16/05/2017 at 2:02 pm

    Are the authors paid for writing that is selected for publication ?

  4. 16/05/2017 at 2:14 pm

    No. There is currently no payment for poems.

  5. 28/08/2017 at 4:55 pm

    Will a poem published on personal blog accepted?

  6. 03/09/2017 at 11:01 am


Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: