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Alphabet Box

Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction


Flash Nonfiction



Quarterly journal dedicated to featuring the best poetry, flash fiction, personal essays and short creative prose from emerging and seasoned writers

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    2 months*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:

Paysfrom $26

Find more details in the Genres section


  • 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


Sub Genres: Literary

Payment: from $26

Fiction - 900 words max

Max words: 900

Sub Genres: Literary

Payment: from $26


Payment: from $26

No specific limitations

Nonfiction - 900 words max

Max words: 900

Payment: from $26


Max words: 900

Max pieces: 5

Payment: from $26

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    When you submit, please include a maximum 150-word bio or self-introduction in the body of your email.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Email your work in the body of your email, or attached as a single document in a .PDF, or as a .DOC or .DOCX (such as Word) format.

  • Author's rights

    Upon acceptance for publication, you give Alphabet Box first rights to publish your submitted work online and in print. After we publish your writing, your ownership rights return to you. If we publish your work and you later learn it will be published elsewhere, we ask that you please mention that it was originally published in Alphabet Box.

  • Additional info

    Pays! Promote writers even after publication - hype hype hype

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

384 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

22 days

Fastest response time

307 days

Slowest response time

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics


12-month average acceptance rate

415 days

12-month average response time

Submission calls

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All voices are heard. Hate is not. Our mission is to be free of advertising, and charging submission and reading fees, while awarding a minimum of $26 USD to our writers for their published work. Alphabet Box was launched September 2021, by publisher-editor Stephen FitzGerald. In the months to com...

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