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Halfway Down the Stairs

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Flash Fiction

Nonfiction

Poetry

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Quarterly poetry, fiction and creative nonfiction

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    3 months*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    ?

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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

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us, Literary

We publish primarily literary and mainstream work, but accept work in most genres, with children’s literature and erotica as the exceptions.

Fiction

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Nonfiction (CNF)

Max words: 3000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: ,

Poetry

Max pieces: 3

500 words or less, although we are not terribly strict about this guideline

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • 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

    New issues are published quarterly (March, June, September, and December), and each issue is themed We aim to respond to all submissions within 4-8 weeks of receipt, and you will never wait more than three months for a response Although we reserve the right to choose alternatives, you are welcome to submit photography or art alongside your literature (the photography you submit must be your own work)

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

28 days

Average response time

0%

Average acceptance rate

3 days

Fastest response time

52 days

Slowest response time

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics

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12-month average acceptance rate

30 days

12-month average response time

Submission calls

    All genres

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2005

Country

US

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