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Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction


Flash Nonfiction





Glassworks is a publication of the Master of Arts in Writing program at Rowan University. The tradition of glassworking and the history of Rowan University are deeply intertwined. South Jersey was a natural location for glass production—the sandy soil provided the perfect medium, while plentiful oak trees fueled the fires.

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    3-6 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

    yes, a print copy

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 5500 words max

Max words: 5500

Sub Genres: All / surprise us, Literary

Considering that craft is not genre specific, we welcome prose with a range of forms, subjects and aesthetics. However, we will not publish pure "genre" pieces that do not re-imagine their position as works of literature, nor are we interested in highly experimental or “literary” work that is not honest, accessible, or relatable.

Fiction - 750 words max

Max words: 750

Max pieces: 2

Sub Genres: All / surprise us, Literary

Flash submissions are limited to two shorts under 750 words each.

Nonfiction - 3500 words max

Max words: 3500

Nonfiction - 750 words max

Max words: 750

Max pieces: 2


Max pieces: 5

Individual poems should not exceed two pages. We encourage hybrid forms, such as prose poems.


No specific limitations


No specific limitations

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

    Available in print. We are currently able to provide one print copy as payment to authors and are pleased to provide a print on demand option for additional copies of each issue. There is no fee to submit through November 30 or for the first 1,000 submissions, whatever comes first. After that, a $2 submission fee will be required. We especially seek to promote work by authors from marginalized communities.

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

156 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

124 days

Fastest response time

219 days

Slowest response time

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics


12-month average acceptance rate

154 days

12-month average response time

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    Editor Katie Budris avatar

    Katie Budris


    Editor Cate Romano avatar

    Cate Romano

    Managing Editor