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Altered Reality Magazine

Literary Magazine




Altered Reality Magazine latest issue

aims to bring the best in speculative fiction, art, and poetry, to the mass

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
  • Acceptance rate:



  • 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

Fiction - 3000 words max

Max words: 3000

Sub Genres: Fantasy, Fairy Tales & Folklore, Horror, Magical Realism, Science Fiction, Speculative

if you’d like your submission to be a serial, please note this in your email and send part one


No specific limitations


No specific limitations

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    If you are new to Altered Reality Magazine, please feel free to tell us who you are, have you been published before (sorry, your fifth-grade picture book doesn’t count), give us links to your publications and public social media if you so desire, and tell us in 100 words or so what your short story is about. Also mention if your story has an end in sight or if you can see the serial being published every month for years to come.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    12 point font Times New Roman 1.5 spacing 1 inch margins .5 indentation Title centered at the top In the header of your manuscript, list items thus: Last Name and Title of Piece Please attach the story as an MSWord document ONLY (.doc or .docx).

  • Author's rights

    This magazine does not list any details on their website for this section.

  • Additional info

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

18 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

2 days

Fastest response time

42 days

Slowest response time

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Submission calls

    All genres

    Always open


Welcome to Altered Reality Magazine. We publish Speculative Fiction of all genres, and sub-genres, as well as poetry. Our hope is that we can kindle a spark of imagination in a new generation, and rekindle it on those who have lost the passion. And provide good entertainment for everyone else.




    Editor Abigail Linhardt avatar

    Abigail Linhardt


    Editor J.V. Hilliard avatar

    J.V. Hilliard

    Editor Allison Ivy avatar

    Allison Ivy