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QT Gallery

Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction





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QT! Queer Toronto Literary Magazine is a non-profit dedicated to elevating and celebrating queer voices in Canada. QT Gallery is a space for the incredible, strange, provocative, and confrontational pieces that don’t fit a particular issue theme.

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  • Response time:
    within 4 weeks*
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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 - 2000 words max

Max words: 2000

Sub Genres: Literary

Payment: CA$ 15

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Sub Genres: Literary

Short, punchy pieces such as flash fiction are highly welcome.


Max lines: 500

Payment: CA$ 15


Payment: CA$ 15

No specific limitations


Payment: CA$ 15

No specific limitations


Payment: CA$ 15

No specific limitations

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    a short bio (max. 50 words)

  • Eligibility

    Women and other marginalized gendersLGBTQ+ creatorsAll marginalized creatorsCreators from a specific location / ethnic group
    Creators based in, or content featuring Toronto will be given extra consideration, but QT welcomes all pieces and artists with a connection to Canada.

  • Formatting

    Please attach your work to the email directly, or include a shareable link.

  • Author's rights

    All submissions are assumed authorised for posting on QT’s Instagram Account, unless specified otherwise by the original author. QT will keep works available on the website/Instagram after the initial publication, until requested otherwise by the original author.

  • Additional info

    Here, queer literature is not limited to explicitly queer content, but rather works created by LGBTQ2SIA+ people. Individuals from underrepresented communities, especially women, trans people, and BIPOC artists and writers are encouraged to self-identify in their submission email. Creators based in, or content featuring Toronto will be given extra consideration, but QT welcomes all pieces and artists with a connection to Canada. We welcome multiple and simultaneous submissions. Payment. Featured artists and authors will receive an honorarium of $15. Issue designers will receive an honorarium of $100.

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QT was started in response to the criminal shortage of Canadian queer literary magazines. There are so many LGBTQ2SIA+ artists out there! And in times of crisis, maintaining community and connection is vital. QT brings together our collective projects to create that sense of shared space. QT celebr...

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