Open Submissions call: ActiveMuse, Throughout the year


Open and Themed Submissions call: ActiveMuse for 2020-2021. Please visit:



We are Active Muse (, a Pune (India) based “no-fee” journal of literature, poetry, and art. We offer emerging and established authors and poets, an opportunity to showcase well-crafted quicks, flash, short stories, poetry, non-fiction, and art. Give us the privilege and pleasure of hosting your work.


We run three themed calls through the year, and occasional special issues, and open calls are always live. Our calendar is:

1.   Vasant (Spring) published in April, with calls starting in February. Collection is Live!

2.   Varsha (Monsoon) published in August, with calls starting in June. Calls on Healing theme are Live!

3.   Shishir (Winter) published in December, with calls starting in October.

4.   Open calls are live through the year and you can submit works on any topic.


To know more and submit your work, please visit

To read works we have published, please visit:

For the list of Authors we have published, please visit:


From our published works, we nominate for Best of the Net by Sundress Publications, and the Pushcart Prize.


Looking forward to reading your work.


Warm regards,

Editors, ActiveMuse







Enquiries about the calls for submissions should be directed to Active Muse, please always refer to their website for complete details and information.

Please note, this call is run by Active Muse, not Commonwealth Writers.