Orpheus Submission Guidelines

All submissions will be sent to the email orpheus@csub.edu.

All submissions should be the best version of your work, with minimal spelling and grammar errors. 

If you would like to submit under an alias, please clarify that in your email when you submit your work. 

If you have any further questions, please contact us via email.


  • Submit a poem or poem sequence of up to 80 lines total.

Short Stories:

  • Submit up to 20 pages total in short stories.


  • Submit up to 25 pages total in plays.


  • Submit up to 5 works of art. All submissions must be scanned or photographed properly.



Movie about Orpheus

Orpheus Redux


How I long for what never was!
April's tender greening
Burned by canicular heat
To the ashes of rake heaped fallen splendor
Leaving December branches
To reach for the solace
Of spring that never comes.

--- Orpheus
volume 1, issue 1, 1975