Lilith Magazine welcomes submissions of high-quality, lively writing: reportage, opinion pieces, memoirs, fiction and poetry on subjects of interest to Jewish women.

Our features usually run no longer than 2,500 words. News briefs are 500 words or less. Fiction submissions should be under 3,000 words. Back-page features are 800 words. For poetry, please send 5-7 poems. Please do not send previously published work.  

When submitting, please make sure your name and contact information appear on each page you send up, and include a short bio: one to two sentences, written in the third person. We accept submissions year-round.

Lilith Magazine invites submissions of quality short fiction, 3,000 words or under, for our Annual Fiction Contest.  When selecting what you’ll submit, please remember our tagline.  The magazine proudly spotlights both emerging and established writers. Winner receives $250 + publication. Deadline: 9/30/17  

Put “Fiction Contest Submission” as subject line and send to

To learn more or submit your writing, please use our electronic submission form.

While we prefer electronic submissions, we continue to accept hard-copy submissions at:

Lilith Magazine
Attn: Submissions

119 West 57th Street, Suite 1210
New York, NY 10019

If you send a hard-copy, please make sure you enclose a self-addressed and stamped envelope.

You may not hear from us for 12 weeks or more, because each submission gets careful consideration from our small, devoted and sometimes overworked editorial staff. Please be patient.

If you have any questions, please contact us at Thank you!