The Liar publishes emerging and established artists from Canada and beyond.  Please send us your best creative writing and design; all submissions will be considered for the 2021 issue of The Liar. 

  • Any genre of writing welcome, no need to be a student! We'd love to read your work.
  • We are accepting submissions for our annual issue, 2020-21, until Feb. 1, 2021.
  • Please include your preferred return email address.
  • Please type all written submissions and only use the doc, docx or pdf formats.
  • We prefer new and unpublished submissions, but we also accept submissions that have previously been published in print or online. If you are submitting a previously published piece, please note this in the body of your submission email and include where it was published.
  • We accept simultaneous submissions. If your work is accepted elsewhere, please let us know.
  • We encourage submissions from intersectional identities and marginalized groups such as writers of colour, writers with disabilities, LGBTQ+, low-income writers, and indigenous writers. Feel free to include in your email if you identify as one or more.
Capilano Creative Writing