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Literary Magazine




Flash Fiction



A national literary journal featuring short stories, interviews, essays, plays and poems by award-winning writers and exciting, new voices.

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    up to four months*
    Editor reported data
  • 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

    From the editors

    one contributor’s copy

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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


Max lines: 250

Max pieces: 3

All poetry up to 250 lines in traditional and experimental styles including prose. Only one poem per submission. Poets may submit up to three times per reading period.

Nonfiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Memoir, creative nonfiction in traditional and experimental styles. No academic or scientific essays.

Fiction - 3500 words max

Max words: 751

Max words: 3500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us, Literary

Short stories and self-contained novel excerpts, 751 - 3,500 words. (Genre fiction will be considered only if it sustains literary merit.)

Fiction - 750 words max

Max words: 750

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us, Literary

Flash Fiction, 750 words or less.


Max pieces: 2

Short dramatic works up to 15 pages in traditional and experimental styles, either standalone or an excerpt from one-act or full-length play or screenplay. Limit 2 per submitter. Please include a short synopsis of play/screenplay.

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    Payment for publication in Clockhouse is one contributor’s copy in which the work appears. As appropriate, we may also choose to nominate published work for awards or other recognition. Genre fiction will be considered only if it sustains literary merit.

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

65 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

63 days

Fastest response time

69 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 123 days

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    Editor Lucy Turner avatar

    Lucy Turner


    Editor Jasminne Mendez avatar

    Jasminne Mendez

    Faculty Advisor, Goddard College