Sharpen Your Pencils! Orion Welcomes Submissions, November 1 – 16

Have writing that fits the pages of Orion? We’d be honored to take a look.

Beginning on November 1, the magazine is accepting submissions of essays, short stories, and narrative nonfiction that address the nexus of ecology and the human experience. The submission window opens at 9 a.m. Eastern on November 1, and closes on November 16.

Click here to learn how to submit. And before shipping that dazzling piece of prose, be sure to take a look at our writer’s guidelines. They’re painless—we promise.

We look forward to your submissions!

If you’ve got a question for Orion‘s editors or would like to share your thoughts on the current issue of Orion, send a note to We’d be glad to hear from you.