Please be sure to read each category's specific guidelines carefully.

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GUIDELINES

  • Please submit only one short story at a time and wait for a response before sending another. Simultaneous submissions to other magazines accepted. Please notify promptly if story is accepted elsewhere.
    • Due to increasing submissions and a limited volunteer reading staff, we cannot guarantee a specific response time window. If you’d like to check on the status of your story, log into your Submittable account for updates.
    • We accept submissions from anywhere in the world, but stories must be in English.
    • No genre fiction (thriller, horror, romance, etc.); literary fiction only. Novel excerpts only if it stands alone as a story.
    • Stories must be previously unpublished. This includes blogs, online, and any print media with a circulation greater than 1000.
    • Word count limit: no minimum, max 10,000.
    • Please do your best to format manuscript to be double-spaced, with 1" margins, and author name and story title in header.

    Premium Edition subscribers only: Use this link. Please note this is only for those who have paid subscription dues already. If you aren't sure or don’t know what the Premium Edition is, continue submitting below.

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    GUIDELINES

    • You may submit up to three pieces in one submission. Please wait for a response before sending another.
    • Due to increasing submissions and a limited volunteer reading staff, we cannot guarantee a specific response time window. If you’d like to check on the status of your story, log into your Submittable account for updates.
    • We accept submissions from anywhere in the world, but work must be in English.
    • Work must be previously unpublished. This includes blogs, online, and any print media with a circulation greater than 1000.
    • Simultaneous submissions accepted. Please notify promptly if your work is accepted elsewhere.
    • Word count limit: no minimum, max 2,000.

    Premium Edition subscribers only: Use this link. Please note this is only for those who have paid subscription dues already. If you aren't sure or don’t know what the Premium Edition is, continue submitting below.

    GUIDELINES

    • Please submit only one nonfiction at a time and wait for a response before sending another. Simultaneous submissions to other magazines accepted. Please notify promptly if story is accepted elsewhere.
      • Due to increasing submissions and a limited volunteer reading staff, we cannot guarantee a specific response time window. If you’d like to check on the status of your story, log into your Submittable account for updates.
      • We accept submissions from anywhere in the world, but nonfiction must be in English.
      • Nonfiction must be previously unpublished. This includes blogs, online, and any print media with a circulation greater than 1000.
      • Word count limit: no minimum, max 10,000.
      • Please do your best to format manuscript to be double-spaced, with 1" margins, and author name and title in header.

      Premium Edition subscribers only: Use this link. Please note this is only for those who have paid subscription dues already. If you aren't sure or don’t know what the Premium Edition is, continue submitting below.

      Please fill out your contact information. On the next page, you'll be asked to include a letter and attach a resume and/or CV (this is optional if you're just applying to be a reader).