Elevating diverse voices, publishing multi-genre works

Call for submissions! Renaissance is looking for stories for two new anthologies: There’s No Place and Mighty

A Refuge of Tales,
by Lynne Sargent
Book cover image: Navy blue background with various glowing runes floating around two men, naked from the waist up. One looks human and the other one has skin like stone. They are embracing.
Beyond the Stone,
by Jamieson Wolf
Book cover image: a human and a bunch of creatures sitting around a table, drinking coffee.
Coffee Shop Between the Verses,
by Éric Desmarais

From our Blog


Edited by Emily Gillespie and Jennifer Lee Rossman All too often in popular media, disability is used as shorthand to say a character is helpless or weak. A victim. And if that character is a superpowered person, their disability becomes something for them to overcome or cure in order for them to become a hero.…


Edited by HE Casson IN SHORT DEADLINE EXTENDED!!! What: A pro-rate anthology of short fiction pieces on the theme of “home” (500-3500 words) on the theme of HOME Who: Storytellers who have experienced—or are experiencing—homelessness. When: Submissions are open from July 1, 2022, to September 30, 2022 Deadline extended to October 31st, 2022! Publication is…

Renaissance is looking for readers!

There are so many amazing stories out there, and every time we open ourselves to submissions, we become inundated with them, and it’s become evident that we need help! Please read below to see if this is something that might interest you, and please share this call with your network! What will I be reading?…