Stream-Lyric are inviting creative life writing submissions on the theme “Democracy in my Lifetime” from black people across the age and gender spectrum. There will be five mini-commissions. Enter and more details here.
Sorry for the bad pun! Queens University of Charlotte, North Carolina, invites submissions of poetry (and other creative writing – see site) to its literary journal, Qu (published by the MFA programme). Payment upon publication. Full details here.
You don’t have to live in Wales to submit to New Welsh Review, which has been going since 1988. Submit up to six poems by email. Payment for a published poem is £28. More information here: http://www.newwelshreview.com/submissions.php