The Healing Muse

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Formats: 
Print
Reading Period: 
Sep 1 - May 1
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Payment: 
Contributor copies only
Issues per Year: 
One
Issue Price: 
$10.00 (includes S&H)
Subscription: 
Single or three year subscription
Circulation: 
1,000 to 2,500
Editorial Focus: 

We publish fiction, poetry, essays and visual art that explore the connections between medicine and healing, science and art.

Tips From the Editor: 

Please keep within our word limits. Please read our submission guidelines and look at excerpts in previous issues on our website.

Contact Information
Lois Dorschel, The Healing Muse Managing Editor
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Center for Bioethics and Humanities
618 Irving Ave.
Syracuse,
New York
13210

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Last updated: August 22, 2014

Current Issue

Cover Story 

Our Independent Publishing Issue features an in-depth interview with Graywolf Press editor Jeff Shotts; a look at the successful partnerships of eleven small-press authors and their editors; a profile of indie essayist Charles D'Ambrosio; Donald Hall recalls a golden age of American poetry; best-selling author Miranda Beverly-Whittemore on the rewards of self-promotion; advice for self-published authors; a conversation with Guernica publisher Lisa Lucas; and much more.

Finding Gems in Lost & Found

by Rebecca Bates

News and Trends

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

The Center for Humanities at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City is making the ephemeral more tangible through its Lost & Found chapbook series.

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Let's Just Do This: Eleven Small-Press Authors and their Publishing Partners

by Kevin Larimer

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Eleven small-press authors and their publishing partners discuss the independent approach—and all the passion, commitment, and love that comes with it—to bringing books into the world.

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Agents & Editors: Jeff Shotts

by Michael Szczerban

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Graywolf Press executive editor Jeff Shotts discusses the power of patience in publishing, editing as an act of empathy, and why it’s an exciting time to be a poet.

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