Lit Journal Submissions

KGB BAR LIT accepts submissions for both weekly and monthly publication in the categories below. Please email all stories, essays, features, reviews, previews, videos, artwork, and music. according to the guidelines below. All work will be considered for both monthly and weekly publication.

Please submit via our on-line form below. [go to form]


We accept unpublished stories and excerpts between 1500-3000 words.



We accept unpublished essays and memoir pieces between 1500 – 3000 words.


Artists on Writers

(art, video, music)
To be included in this section, please take a look at our current content and send your answers to the following interview questions via a Word attachment: 1) Most influential book; 2) Age discovered; 3) Your first thoughts; 4) The way this book has affected you as an artist; 5) What you’re working on now.With each submission, include images of your artwork as jpegs or gifs at 72 dpi for the web: one image at 145w x 200h pixels; one image at 285w x 500h pixels; two images at 570w x 115h pixels.

Audio and Video format: mp3, mp4 or QuickTime (max 3 min & no more than 12MB)


Book Reviews

If you would like to review a book or have a book reviewed, please let us know. Our reviews are 500 words. Feel free to send books directly to our office.

Submission Form

Please enter the word you see in the image below: