All submissions should be inspired by a preceding piece that appears on Breadcrumbs, and can take any format. If the work is a short fiction or non fiction, please keep it to a 2,000 word maximum, as longer works will not be accepted. Unsolicited submissions that do not fit these guidelines will not be accepted.

Please send all work by email to Be sure to include your name, a short bio, your twitter and Instagram handles, and the number of the Breadcrumb that inspired you. Please send .doc or .docx files instead of pdfs. You retain all rights to your work, we simply ask is that, if a piece is republished, you mention that it appeared here first. We also request that you allow us to keep your work in our archives forever.

All pieces are considered for our monthly podcast, Breadcrumbs. Contributors interested being in featured on the podcast are encouraged to send recordings of their pieces, along with print versions as well.