NYMBM is a home for art that nurtures the spirit and spirits that nurture art. Our focus is to give artists the opportunity to explore creative freedom. The material we like to publish gets to what really unites us: truth and experience.


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Ends on March 15, 2019

In the month of April, Not Your Mother's Breast Milk is looking to promote first time writers and artists! NEver been published before or had your work shared publicly? Submit to us! We're looking to find new andexciting talent that SIMPLY MUST be discovered!

This work will be published throughout the month of April!

Have questions? Feel free to shoot us an email at notyourmothersbreastmilk@gmail.com


Written Work Guidelines: 

  • File Type: Please submit as a .doc file.
  • Please specify which genre your piece is in the heading
  • Please only use DOUBLE SPACED Times New Roman or Courier New fonts
  • Word Count: 5,500 words max (less than 500 over wont get you rejected)
  • Please have a heading on the first page which states (at least) your name and word count
  • Please have your pages numbered

Visual Work Guidelines:

  • File Type: Please submit as a high quality JPEG file for still images. If accepted, we will reach out for better files. 
  • Please submit moving images as an mp4 file

Simultaneous submissions are fine. They are actually enouraged. Get your work out there! You're great. Just let us know if your submission was accepted elsewhere, so we can congratulate you ASAP! 

For visuals we want any and everything. However, we do have a soft spot for the weird stuff. 

File Type: Please submit as a high quality JPEG file for still images. If accepted, we will reach out for better files. 

Please submit moving images as an mp4 file


*All proceeds from submissions go directly to the maintenance of the website. We offer free submissions in select categories for the first 50 submitters each month. Thank you so much!*

Any kind of nonfiction: (memior, lyric, essay, anything you can throw at us). We also enjoy work that you would consider "uncensored." 

An few examples of raw creative nonfiction that worked well for us:

http://www.notyourmothersbreastmilk.com/home/2017/5/15/do-we-have-to-talk-about-kevin

http://www.notyourmothersbreastmilk.com/home/2018/2/8/cougar-tales-and-other-adventures

*Accepted "Fall 2018" submissions will ideally be published on a rolling basis throughout the season, (December - March).*

*All proceeds from submissions go directly to the maintenance of the website. We offer free submissions in select categories for the first 50 submitters each month. Thank you so much!*

Written Work Guidelines: 

File Type: Please submit as a .doc file.

Please only use DOUBLE SPACED Times New Roman or Courier New fonts.

Word Count: 5,500 words max (less than 500 over won't get you rejected)

Please have a heading on the first page which states (at least) your name and word count

Pages should be numbered

No Reprints Please! 

Simultaneous submissions are fine. They are actually enouraged. Get your work out there! You're great. Just let us know if your submission was accepted elsewhere, so we can congratulate you ASAP! 

Not Your Mother's Breast Milk