Overheard logo
Open

Overheard

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Flash Fiction

Nonfiction

Flash CNF

Poetry

Review

233
0
Overheard latest issue

Online lit mag with a yearly print anthology Subs open year-round✨

This listing is scheduled for audit

Please double check information on the magazine’s website

if you are an editor for this magazine, you can claim the listing here

Girl with a notebook

Highlights

  • Vibe:We're just chilling here
  • Response time:
    2 weeks*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    20 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    5.63%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

PaysNo

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

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Nonfiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Nonfiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Poetry

Max pieces: 3

no length limitations

Review

Max words: 500

Max words: 1500

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • Cover letter

    Please clearly state the title(s), the genre, your name, and include a third-person bio in your email.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

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

  • Author's rights

    Apart from the right to publish your piece online, Overheard retains no rights over your work. We will seek your permission before including a piece in our yearly print anthology.

  • Additional info

    Make you feel at home: cozy, meme-friendly, a sense of community, all that stuff Accept previously published: "Only self-published (collection, blog, etc)" Print anthologies Promote writers even after publication - hype hype hype Helpful: reposting other opportunities on their Twitter:)

Tracker statistics

99

Total submissions tracked

20 days

Average response time

5.63%

Average acceptance rate

0 days

Fastest response time

106 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 135 days, 138 days, 330 days

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

person with a laptop

Submission calls

    All genres

    Always open

About

Online lit mag with a yearly print anthology

Founded

2019

Country

US

overheardlit.org

Masthead

    Editor Evelyn Maguire avatar

    Evelyn Maguire

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Sean Cho A. avatar

    Sean Cho A.

    Poetry Editor