The First Line
Celebrating its 20th year, The First Line is the longest running, fully independent journal of 100 pages or less published in Texas every three months. The First Line has become the literary equivalent of low-budget film that has a great cult following. Check out our 2019 sentences.

Workers Write!
We are always looking for stories and poems that center on a particular workplace for our award-winning journal Workers Write!. Check out for more information.

Overtime Chapbooks
We are interested in reading your novelettes, 5,000 to 12,000 word stories, about the workplace. Check out for more information.

Here's where we get picky. If you've got a novel that centers around work, we'd love to hear about it. Drop us a query at info @

We're always on the lookout for talented authors whose works are being enjoyed by the enlightened few but overlooked by the masses. Send us your zine. In return, we'll send you a recent copy of The First Line.