River Teeth: A Journal of Nonfiction Narrative accepts creative nonfiction submissions to the journal September 1 through December 1 and January 1 through May 1

Submissions to the Beautiful Things column are considered September 1 through June 30.

The River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Book Contest is open for submissions August 1 through October 31 every year. 

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