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Pittsburgh Locked Magazine

Literary Magazine

Wtf is genre, send anything


Pittsburgh Locked is an 18+ literary magazine for those who have some relation with Pittsburgh and want to get to real.


This magazine may have some eligibility requirements

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  • Vibe:We're just chilling here
  • Response time:
    within a week!*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:



  • 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

Wtf is genre, send anything

Max pieces: 3

We accept ANYTHING readable as of now! To submit art and photography, we ask that you submit it alongside your piece(s) of writing!

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    Tell us how your piece is relevant to the theme! Tip, just having your cover letter is already a big boost into getting accepted! Also tell us your relation with Pittsburgh in your bio.

  • Eligibility

    Creators from a specific location / ethnic group18+
    ANYONE that is above 18+ who has a relationship with Pittsburgh is allowed to submit!

  • Formatting

    just a readable font, please! you can space it however.

  • Author's rights

    Once you give us the go-ahead to publish your work, we reserve the right to host it and distribute it if the future of this magazine sees prints. You of course will be given a copy if it is to ever come to that point!

  • Additional info

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Pittsburgh Locked is an 18+ literary magazine for anyone that has some relationship with Pittsburgh. Whether that be having lived there, travel there frequently, go there to school, we want your work. This magazine is run by a hearing impaired college student and her cat. The goal of this magazine ...

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