Call for Submissions

Read Fingers is seeking submissions from writers and especially from the Indian sub- continent to be published on February 14, 2015. They are looking for original and innovative writing, fiction that is entertaining and enlightening and that experiment with language and form, while steering clear of the urge to be gimmicky, formulaic or long winded.

For their first round of submissions, they invite submissions for the following topics: Season of Love, Personal/Political, Crime Fiction, and Poetry. Translations from other languages into English will also be considered. They accept excerpts from longer pieces, such as chapters from a novel, provided it stands alone as a complete work, we will not publish incomplete stories.

The Preferred word count can variable though; prose pieces have an upper limit of 6,000 words.

Deadline: December 31, 2014.

Email your submissions to, with ‘RF Submissions’ in the subject line.

Ensure the following and you can get published:

You may submit up to three pieces of work at a time, under different genres.

Please ensure that the work you send us is free of spelling errors, typographical errors, =grammatical errors or syntactical errors.

All submissions must be original and previously unpublished.
Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis (not clear), and the date of online publication is the sole discretion of the editorial board.
At the moment, they don’t pay for accepted submissions.