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OFIC Magazine

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Flash Fiction

Nonfiction

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OFIC Magazine latest issue

OFIC Magazine curates original literary fiction from fanauthors. Quarterly, you’ll have a whole issue of high quality, professionally edited work to read before bed each night, or on your commute to work, or while enduring a whole day of pointless Zoom meetings.

Highlights

This magazine may have some eligibility requirements

Please double-check before submitting.

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    3 months*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    45 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:
    8% *
    Editor reported data
     / 
    8.74%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

PaysYes

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

    From the editors

    Pushcart Prize

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

    From the editors

    Free

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 12000 words max

Max words: 12000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary, Romance

Payment: $

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 5

Sub Genres: Literary, Romance

Payment: $

Nonfiction - 12000 words max

Max words: 12000

Max pieces: 1

Payment: $

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    You must include some information about your relationship to fandom in your cover letter. This is a magazine for publishing the original work of fans. If you don't identify as a fan, we can't accept your work.

  • Eligibility

    18+

  • Formatting

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

  • Author's rights

    We take first North American serial rights. This means we can’t accept work that has been previously published in any way.

  • Additional info

    We are able to offer our contributors a small honorarium in USD and a free copy (print AND digital) of the issue. Available in print (limited copies per issue)

Tracker statistics

25

Total submissions tracked

45 days

Average response time

8.74%

Average acceptance rate

18 days

Fastest response time

219 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 425 days

Сhill Subs is able to provide internal statistics because you use our tracker! You're the best!

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics

6.25%

12-month average acceptance rate

39 days

12-month average response time

Managed by editors

Submission calls

    General

    Open

    Deadline: Jun 30, 2024

About

What’s special about the word “ofic” is that it’s short for “original fiction,” but only in contrast to fanfiction. The fanfic/ofic divide dichotomizes fiction into two categories: work that openly acknowledges the canon from which a work was transformed, and everything else. OFIC Magazine is a qu...

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Founded

2021

Country

US

www.oficmag.com

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    Editor Beth Weeks avatar

    Beth Weeks

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Amber avatar

    Amber

    Managing Editor

    Editor Anna avatar

    Anna

    Art Director

    Editor Hannah avatar

    Hannah

    Fiction Editor