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Figwort Literary Journal

Literary Magazine

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Hybrid

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Interview

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Wtf is genre, send anything

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Figwort Literary Journal is an independent, non-profit literary magazine. We're looking for art that reeks of art. Feed the hairy word-monster.

Highlights

  • Vibe:Weird / outsider / wtf even is it
  • Response time:
    1 month*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    ?

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  • 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

    From the editors

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    What's that?

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

Fiction - 2500 words max

Max words: 2500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us, Literary

Nonfiction - 2500 words max

Max words: 2500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Hybrid

Max words: 2500

Max pieces: 1

Review

Max words: 2500

Max pieces: 1

Interview

Max words: 2500

Max pieces: 1

Translation

Max words: 2500

Max pieces: 1

Art

No specific limitations

Photography

No specific limitations

Humor

Max words: 2500

Max pieces: 1

Play

Max pieces: 1

Wtf is genre, send anything

One piece at a time. 2,500 words maximum. For artwork, you can send as many pieces as you’d like.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • Cover letter

    Include a third-person bio. Your publication history or lack thereof will neither impress nor disappoint us. We just want you to tell us a bit about yourself.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    .doc or .docx files only. No PDFs.

  • Author's rights

    Your work remains your intellectual property. If we accept your work, we ask for First Serial Rights as well as nonexclusive rights to archive your piece on our site indefinitely. We may ask for minor editorial changes to your work, in collaboration with you, before publication. Upon publication, all rights revert to you. If your work is republished elsewhere, congratulations (again!). Just remember to cite us as the original publisher.

  • Additional info

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

36 days

Average response time

11.32%

Average acceptance rate

7 days

Fastest response time

42 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 92 days

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics

12.50%

12-month average acceptance rate

38 days

12-month average response time

Managed by editors

Submission calls

    All genres

    Always open

About

Fiction, photography, short stories, long stories, paintings, articles, interviews, arguments, letters, texts… you name it, we probably want it. Just because we haven’t published a particular style before, doesn’t mean it’s not on our radar.

Founded

2022

Country

figwortlit.com

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    Hazel Lockey

    Editor-in-Chief