fire borderlines is a new journal imprint of creative justice press. creative justice press has as its mission to encourage and respond to people‚Äôs desire for authentic expression. We publish because we believe that social and cultural awareness generates and sustains social justice. We have grown out of five successful years of creating a physical space for poetry at Fire Historical and Cultural Arts Collaborative ( - an arts and culture non-profit. fire borderlines is seeking poetry, fiction, non fiction & art that, if the reader wanted to, they could touch it, wear it  for a second skin against the world. we publish new & established writers,  students & faculty-- anyone who creates  art that is fearless --  art that borderlines is published three times a year  in print & online. we look forward to reading your work.

submit poetry, fiction and creative non fiction as a word document typed in 12 point, times new roman font. all work should be single spaced.
Work previously published online, electronically, or in print should not be submitted.

please submit:
fiction and creative non fiction - 1500 words or less, typed and double spaced using 12 point Times New Roman font

poetry - up to 5 poems, typed and single spaced using 12 point
Times New Roman font

up to 2 pieces of art as a high quality (originally created at 300 ppi or higher) jpeg

deadline: rolling