The End is Near…

Thrilled that Volume 1, Issue No. 1 of Coffin Bell is so full of great literature. We’re reading for this issue until midnight of December 29, 2017. If your submission misses the cutoff we will consider it automatically for the next issue.

Mark your calendars for January 1, 2018, when Volume 1, Issue No. 1 goes live! Featuring work by Ray Ball, M. Stone, Jennifer Ihasz, Amy P. Knight, Richard Reese, Spencer Dawson, Jacqueline Boucher, William Doreski, J. Andrew Briseño, Ron. Lavalette, Zach Davis, Kassie Shanafelt, Adam McCulloch, Kim Chinquee, John Helden, Jennifer Lynn Krohn, and John Grey.

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Don’t wait until it’s too late!

The submission window for Volume 1, Issue No. 1 is closing on December 29, 2017 at midnight EST. Don’t wait till it’s too late!

(Don’t worry; it’s never really too late. Submissions received after this time automatically will be considered for the next issue.)

Mark your calendars for January 1, 2018! Volume 1, Issue No. 1 of Coffin Bell awakens on New Year’s Day!

Coffin Bell now open to visual art!


Coffin Bell issues call for submissions for visual art with a dark aesthetic. Selected work will be featured on the site and / or alongside authors’ work. Send us your creepiest photos, paintings, and illustrations as JPG or PNG files (less than 15 MB per file) along with a link to your online portfolio to If we accept your work we will solicit a high quality image file through our Dropbox account. We may accept your work for future issues, but we will always email you the link once your work goes live.