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BarBar

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Nonfiction

Poetry

Hybrid

Art

Photography

Play

Wtf is genre, send anything

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An online literary publication to provoke, inspire, and nourish. Send us your unfiltered voice and your outside-the-box creations. Be BarBar.

Highlights

  • Vibe:
  • Response time:
    two months*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    89 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    41.59%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

PaysNo

FeeNo

  • 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

    From the editors

    Pushcart Prize

  • 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 - 5000 words max

Max words: 5000

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Nonfiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 5000

Poetry

No specific limitations

Hybrid

Max words: 5000

Art

No specific limitations

Photography

No specific limitations

Play

No specific limitations

Wtf is genre, send anything

We publish everything from the standards to the experimental, and every genre bending type in between.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    We do not require cover letters, or an artist bio. However, a short bio in 3rd person, including social media handles is encouraged.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Please submit all written work as a .doc, .docx, or pdf. We have a soft cap word count of 5000 words for prose. Poetry submissions should include no more than five poems, all being submitted in a single doc. Please adhere to standard formatting when submitting prose. 12pt font, Times Roman or similar. Poetry or Prose with unconventional paragraph structure is encouraged, but if accepted, we cannot guarantee our website can duplicate non-standard spacing.

  • Author's rights

    Not specified.

  • Additional info

    We accept many types of submissions, including: poetry, fiction, flash fiction, plays, musicals, lyrics, essays, nonfiction, novel excerpts, photography, and art. Writers are free to enter multiple submissions whether in the same category or in several at once.

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

89 days

Average response time

41.59%

Average acceptance rate

30 days

Fastest response time

104 days

Slowest response time

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics

37.50%

12-month average acceptance rate

93 days

12-month average response time

Managed by editors

Submission calls

    All genres

    Always open

    General

    Open

About

We publish fresh takes, original voices, pieces that provoke, inspire and nourish, and some that are just damn weird. We aspire to have a library so eclectic—whether you’re a romantic, a bookworm, or a genre junkie looking for an escape from the humdrum—you’ve got a home away from home in BarBar. ...

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Founded

2020

Country

www.bebarbar.com

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    Cory Nolan

    Editor-in-Chief

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    Adelie O. Condra

    Editor