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Pastel Pastoral

Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction



Pastel Pastoral latest issue

Lit mag all about the light, effervescent, and magic of life. We seek the daydreams and deepest wishes.

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  • Vibe:We're just chilling here
  • Response time:
    1 month*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    27% *
    Editor reported data



  • Accepts simultaneous submissions

    What's that?

    When you can submit your work to multiple magazines at the same time

  • Accepts previously published

    From the editors

    Yes, if reprinted over a year ago

    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 - 2500 words max

Max words: 1000

Max words: 2500

Sub Genres: Literary

Short and Long Fiction

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Sub Genres: Literary

Micro and Flash Fiction


Max pieces: 3


Under 10 pages

How to submit

  • Processs

    Google / other forms

  • Cover letter

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

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    All written submissions must be in the .doc or .docx format and should have your name, or the title of the piece as the name of piece.

  • Author's rights

    We ask for one-time non-exclusive digital rights. All rights revert to the author upon publication.

  • Additional info

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