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Flash Frog

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Flash Fiction

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An online flash fiction magazine featuring stories under 1,000 words. We like our stories like we like our dart frogs: small, brightly colored, and deadly to the touch.

Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    1 week on average*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    4 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:
    1.5% *
    Editor reported data
     / 
    1.14%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

Pays$25 per piece

Find more details in the Genres section

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, Best of the Net, Best Small Fictions, Best Microfiction

  • 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

Sub Genres: All / surprise us, Literary, Absurdist, Experimental, Humor, Magical Realism

Payment: $ 25 per piece

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us, Literary, Absurdist, Experimental, Humor, Magical Realism

Payment: $ 25 per piece

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • Cover letter

    Cover letters are okay, but please do not explain or set up your story. Let it speak for itself. Please do include a third-person bio (100 words max) in the body of the email.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Please attach the story as .doc, .docx, or .rtf.

  • Author's rights

    We ask for the right to display the work for the duration of the journal. Copyright remains with the writer in all cases. If your work is subsequently reprinted elsewhere, please acknowledge Flash Frog as the site of first publication.

  • Additional info

    Promote writers even after publication - hype hype hype Multiple submissions are not okay. Please send only one story at a time and wait until you hear back before sending another. Flash Frog pays $25 per story upon publication.

Tracker statistics

190

Total submissions tracked

4 days

Average response time

1.14%

Average acceptance rate

0 days

Fastest response time

12 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 14 days, 14 days, 15 days, 15 days, 15 days, 17 days, 17 days, 22 days, 23 days, 26 days, 30 days, 40 days, 54 days, 65 days, 74 days, 694 days, 708 days

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Submission calls

    All genres

    Always open

    General

    Open

    Flash Frog is open year round

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About

Top 25 magazines of 2023 (community choice)

Flash Frog is an online flash fiction magazine established in January 2021, featuring stories under 1,000 words. We like our stories like we like our dart frogs: small, brightly colored, and deadly to the touch. Our stories have been selected for Best Microfiction, Best Small Fictions, and the Wigle...

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Founded

2021

Country

US

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    Eric Scot Tryon

    Editor-in-Chief