Humble Pie publishes exciting, original, literary material from established and emerging writers in the Bay Area and around the world. We will publish Volume 19 as an e-book and print-on-demand in Spring 2022.

We will be accepting submissions for Volume 19 from OCTOBER 2021 through the end of NOVEMBER 2021 on the theme of TRANSITION. We accept poetry, creative fiction and non-fiction, and visual art.

All submissions are judged anonymously by the editorial board.

Prose submissions should be typed, double-spaced, and paginated, up to 5000 words. Poetry can be single-spaced, 1-5 poems. Please fill out the Google form here:

Include in your cover letter your full contact information (including email address) and a short bio, up to 75 words, written in the 3rd person.

Please feel free to reach out via email with any questions: