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Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction




A quarterly magazine of the New Weird and all its genre-bending sisters. Loves the experimental, the strange, and the out of place. Check our website for submission details!


  • Vibe:Weird / outsider / wtf even is it
  • Response time:
    2-3 Months*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:



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

    From the editors

    Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net

  • 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: 1001

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Absurdist, Experimental, Fantasy, Gothic, Horror, LGBTQ+ Stories, Science Fiction, Speculative, wtf idk

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Nonfiction - 2000 words max

Max words: 2000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us


Max pieces: 3

Submission fee: $ 3

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    Please include your name, the title of your piece, word count, and your publishing history, as well as any personal experience/education that could lend credibility to your piece (don't worry if you don't have this, but if you're writing a story set in a fine dining restaurant and you've worked in fine dining for years, we'd love to know!) Send a bio if you like, we will collect one if your piece is accepted either way.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Please submit all fiction and non-fiction in Shunn Manuscript Format, modern or classic. Poetry formatting is up to the submitter. Please submit in .DOC, .DOCX, .RTF, or .ODT.

  • Author's rights

    We seek First World Electronic Rights in English, Anthology Rights, and Worldwide Audio Rights. You’re essentially agreeing that your piece has not previously been published online or in print, that you will not reprint your piece in any format for a period of at least one year past publication of the Bizarrchitecture issue it appears in, that we may in the future include your piece in an anthology with your consent, and that we may reproduce your piece in audio format either as an accompaniment to the online issue or as part of a podcast series. In the future, contracts may shift as we establish our sources of income and are able to offer compensation.

  • Additional info

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

7 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

2 days

Fastest response time

34 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 57 days

Сhill Subs is able to provide internal statistics because you use our tracker! You're the best!

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics


12-month average acceptance rate

4 days

12-month average response time

Managed by editors

Submission calls

    All genres



We're seeking original, unpublished fiction, poetry, and non-fiction that either inhabits or is in conversation with the New Weird and its associated genres and/or thematic concerns. This includes Sci Fi, Experimental, Slipstream, Horror, and Eco-Fiction. Send us your weirdest writing, your writing ...

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    Oliver Nash