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Metaphorosis Magazine

Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction

Metaphorosis Magazine latest issue

A magazine of science fiction and fantasy. We offer intelligent, beautifully written stories for adults.

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    1 day to 2 weeks*
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Pays$0.01 per word

Find more details in the Genres section


  • 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 - 10000 words max

Max words: 500

Max words: 10000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Speculative

Payment: $ 0.01 per word

We accept submissions from 500 words up to a firm 10,000 word ceiling. We prefer stories in the 2,000-6,000 word length.

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 500

Max words: 1000

Sub Genres: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Speculative

Payment: $ 0.01 per word

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    We read entirely blind, preferring not to know anything about submitters until we’ve formed an opinion about the story.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    We ask for a modified version of the modern Shunn format - essentially the Shunn format with no personally identifying information (no address, e-mail, phone, etc. on any page, including in the header). We provide an optional template if you want to use that. We ask for submissions in RTF, DOC, or DOCX format.

  • Author's rights

    We buy the following rights: worldwide electronic – to post the story on our website – exclusive for 6 months from the date of purchase, non-exclusive for the life of the magazine. non-exclusive print and electronic: to include the story in monthly, quarterly, and annual anthologies covering the period when the story is originally published in our magazine. to include the story in special limited edition issues sent to financial backers. to include the story in a best-of anthology published within the calendar year after the story is originally published in our magazine. non-exclusive audio rights

  • Additional info

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*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: -53 days, 8 days, 36 days, 2661 days

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    B. Morris Allen


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    J. Tynan Burke

    Assistant Editor