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Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction


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Publishing the best poetry and fiction from emerging and established voices since 1966

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  • Vibe:Top-tier stuff. Not Paris Review, but ok
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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

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 7500 words max

Max words: 7500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Submission fee: $ 3

Please include no more than 7,500 words or 25 typed, double-spaced pages for fiction.

Fiction - 500 words max

Max words: 500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Flash fiction entries may be up to 500 words.


Max pieces: 7

Submission fee: $ 3

poetry entries can include up to 10 pages. Please note that we rarely publish individual poems that exceed 2 pages.

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    Please include your name, mailing address, email, and phone number in your cover letter and on the first page of your manuscript. Fiction submissions should also include word count and page numbers.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Prose: double-spaced pages.

  • Author's rights

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

  • Additional info

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

331 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

93 days

Fastest response time

904 days

Slowest response time

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For more than fifty years, the MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro has published The Greensboro Review. The journal began in 1966, when students in the first years of the MFA wanted a place to publish their creative work. With $500 from the Chancellor—“an amount that hardly covered the cost of pri...

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