Issue 7: Waiting (Call for Submissions)

Hot off the heels of our Issue 6 publication, The Purple Breakfast Review is back! Issue 7 is on the theme of ‘Waiting’ and submissions are open now! 

We are accepting all types of writing (poetry, prose, creative non-fiction, scripts etc) so send us your work for a chance to be published in PBR7 (check below for guidelines and word counts)

The submission period is open until 30th November 2018 and we will be launching this issue in January 2019 with a launch event to celebrate! 

For full details, see below:

Enter the competition

Closing Date: 11:59PM 30th November 2018

To submit your work simply attach it as a Word document in an email to

Your subject line should read 'Submission: Waiting'

We hope to respond to entries within 4 weeks of the closing date.


Word Limits

Prose, Drama and Non-Fiction = 2000 words max.

Poetry = up to 600 words max.

Please note: All written submissions should be submitted anonymously as a Word doc. attachment in your email. All illustrations should be sent in high-resolution (original version) and / or in PDF. format.

We look forward to receiving your submissions!