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Acropolis Journal

Literary Magazine




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We love poems surging with imagery, your surreal, your gothic, caverns, labyrinths, the depths of the abyss, your grit, your confessional, your shrapnel of memories spun to dark velvet.

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  • Vibe:Weird / outsider / wtf even is it
  • Response time:
    1 month*
    Editor reported data
    16 days*
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  • Acceptance rate:  / 
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  • Accepts simultaneous submissions

    What's that?

    When you can submit your work to multiple magazines at the same time

  • Accepts previously published

    What's that?

    When the magazine wants to publish your previously published work. Requirements vary

  • Nominates for prizes

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

    Expedited submission: When the magazine offers a faster response time for an extra fee


Max pieces: 3

We tend to prefer to read poems under two pages, but we’re flexible.


Max pieces: 3


Max pieces: 3

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    If you would like to please include a bio in a cover note (approx 50-100 words). Tell us as much or as little as you want to about you and your poems, if there’s a particular one you want us to focus on, let us know. Please include content warnings, as these will be used on our site, and if you are submitting artwork/photography/hybrids, please include a written description so we can display this.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    If you can't attach a .doc/docx, please paste your work into the body of your e-mail.

  • Author's rights

    You retain the rights to any poems published. Please credit Acropolis Journal in any future publications.

  • Additional info

    Active on social media Promote writers even after publication - hype hype hype Helpful: reposting other opportunities on their Twitter:)

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

16 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

3 days

Fastest response time

38 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 67 days

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Welcome to Acropolis Journal, an online poetry and art magazine, founded in 2021. Home for temples, ruins, darkness and myth. We love all kinds of poetry, but are particularly drawn to dark, emotional pieces and surrealist artwork/photography. We love pieces surging with imagery, your surreal, you...

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    Louise Mather