Workers Write! Further Tales from the Cubicle is now available.

Call for Submissions . . .

Issue 21 of Workers Write! will be Tales from the Cleaners and contain stories and poems from the cleaner's point of view.

We're looking for fiction and poetry about the people who clean up after everyone, such as maids, janitors, custodians, waste management workers, crime scene cleaners, and even laundromat owners. Drop us a line if you have a question.

The deadline for submissions is
Dec. 31, 2024 (or until the issue is full).

Submit your stories via e-mail to:, or send a hard copy to:

Blue Cubicle Press
P.O. Box 250382
Plano, TX 75025-0382

Word count: 500 to 5,000 words
Payment: Between $5 and $50 (depending on length and rights requested). We do consider previously published material.



May 1, 2017: Workers Write! Tales from the Construction Site won the 2017 Tillie Olsen Award for Creative Writing from the Working Class Studies Association. You can read what the judges said here.
The Overtime Series

We need your stories about the workplace from our Overtime series.

Every four months, we'll release a chapbook containing a story that centers on work. Click here for more information.

Hour 68, Lucifers,
by Lauren O'Donoghue, is on sale now.

Print - $2.50

PDF - $1.00


You can also purchase past copies of Overtime at the store.


About - Past Issues


1 Year - 3 Overtimes / 1 WW!

Print: $20.00

Electronic: $8.00


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(postage included)

PDF: $3.00

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