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A journal of critical and creative writing. Literature, art, theory, history, politics, music, film. Essays, reviews, poetry, fiction.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    6–8 weeks*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    ?

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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 - 5000 words max

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Fiction, short stories, flash fiction.

Nonfiction - 3000 words max

Max words: 3000

Max pieces: 1

Essays of no more than 3,000 words are encouraged on any aspect of literature, art, history, politics, theory, music, film and/or television. We welcome critical, creative non-fiction, experimental, and journalistic approaches.

Poetry

Max lines: 100

Max pieces: 1

Review

Max words: 1500

Max pieces: 1

Critical book, performance, exhibition, album, and screen reviews (no more than 1,500 words) should both close read and situate the work in its social, political, cultural, and/or intellectual contexts.

Play

Max pieces: 1

Drama, short film, and anything in between. Up to 5,000 words.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • Cover letter

    an author bio in the third person, and any social media handles

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Please send previously unpublished submissions in word document format (not PDF), with any images attached separately For all references, please follow MHRA style.

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    If we do not proceed with your submission, please wait three months before submitting new work.

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

14 days

Average response time

60%

Average acceptance rate

8 days

Fastest response time

21 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 65 days

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