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Grain, the journal of eclectic writing, is a literary quarterly that publishes engaging, eclectic, and challenging writing and art by Canadian and international writers and artists.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Top-tier stuff. Not Paris Review, but ok
  • Response time:
    6 months*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    70 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    9.38%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

PaysCA$50 per page

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

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

    From the editors

    yes, 2 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 - 3500 words max

Max words: 3500

Sub Genres: Literary

Payment: CA$ 50 per page

Nonfiction - 3500 words max

Max words: 3500

Payment: CA$ 50 per page

Poetry

Payment: CA$ 50 per page

6 pages max

Play

Payment: CA$ 50 per page

queries are welcome

Comics

Payment: CA$ 50 per page

queries are welcome

Wtf is genre, send anything

Payment: CA$ 50 per page

Queries for submissions of work in other forms are welcome.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    Include a cover letter with all contact information, title(s) and genre of work you are submitting, and a total page count. A brief bio is highly recommended.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    This magazine does not list any details on their website for this section.

  • Author's rights

    Grain purchases first Canadian serial rights only. Copyright remains with the writer or artist.

  • Additional info

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

70 days

Average response time

9.38%

Average acceptance rate

0 days

Fastest response time

153 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 854 days

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Submission calls

    General

    Open

    Deadline: Jun 15, 2024

    We have a monthly Submittable cap, and if we reach the said cap, online submissions will be closed until

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About

Grain, the journal of eclectic writing, is a literary quarterly that publishes engaging, eclectic, and challenging writing and art by Canadian and international writers and artists.

Founded

1973

Country

CA

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    Editor Mari-Lou Rowley avatar

    Mari-Lou Rowley

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Kate O’Gorman avatar

    Kate O’Gorman

    FICTION & NONFICTION EDITOR

    Editor Brenda Schmidt avatar

    Brenda Schmidt

    POETRY EDITOR