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Raw Lit

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Flash Fiction

Nonfiction

Flash Nonfiction

Poetry

Hybrid

Art

Photography

Comics

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Raw Lit latest issue

Magazine dedicated to healing through art. Let your scars shine through your words.

Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your fucking worst
  • Response time:
    within 2 weeks *
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    5% *
    Editor reported data

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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

    From the editors

    We consider orphaned stories (previously published in now defunct magazines) as long as they have not been printed (on paper) and are no longer available online, but please mention it on the form.

    What's that?

    When the magazine wants to publish your previously published work. Requirements vary

  • Nominates for prizes

    From the editors

    Best of the Net, Best Microfiction

  • 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

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary, Experimental

Fiction - 500 words max

Max words: 500

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: Literary, Experimental

Nonfiction - 2000 words max

Max words: 2000

Max pieces: 1

Nonfiction - 500 words max

Max words: 500

Max pieces: 3

Poetry

Max pieces: 3

Up to 3 poems at a max of 6 pages. Prose & Hybrid poetry welcome.

Hybrid

Max pieces: 3

Art

Max pieces: 3

Photography

Max pieces: 3

Comics

Max pieces: 3

How to submit

  • Processs

    Google / other forms

  • Cover letter

    No cover letter is required. Author Biographies should be 50 words or less. Available options: remain anonymous, use a pseudonym, and dedicate your work. Websites & social media tags will be used for promotion.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Prose: doc/docx Times New Roman - size 12 - double spaced Poetry: doc/docx Times New Roman - size 12 - single spaced

  • Author's rights

    First Electronic Rights with exclusivity reverting to artists/writers upon publication. Right to publish written work on Motif, an upcoming mobile app for literature.

  • Additional info

    Everyone is welcome to submit. To Raw Lit, the only thing that matters is your art. While we aren’t able to offer feedback on all submissions, we'll pick one story or poem per issue and offer full feedback. We also try our best to provide individualised responses. As of 2024, we publish one erasure poetry based on our rejection email per issue. To participate, post your erasure & tag us on Twitter/X, Facebook, or Instagram.

Tracker statistics

16

Total submissions tracked

7 days

Average response time

18.75%

Average acceptance rate

3 days

Fastest response time

13 days

Slowest response time

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About

Raw, emotional writing & artwork to help both artists and readers heal through art.

Founded

2023

Country

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    Editor Delphine Gauthier-Georgakopoulos avatar

    Delphine Gauthier-Georgakopoulos

    Editor-in-Chief

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