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Ruminate & The Waking

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Nonfiction

Poetry

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Ruminate and The Waking are community-supported literary magazines. We invite slowing down and paying attention. We are particularly excited about sharing stories, poems, and essays from voices that aren't often heard.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Top-tier stuff. Not Paris Review, but ok
  • Response time:
    6 months*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    ?

PaysYes

Find more details in the Genres section

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 - 5500 words max

Max words: 5500

Sub Genres: Literary

Payment: $

Nonfiction - 4000 words max

Max words: 4000

Payment: $

Poetry

Max lines: 60

Min pieces: 3

Max pieces: 5

Payment: $

Art

Payment: $

No specific limitations

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    Pays! Ruminate Magazine currently pays $20/page for poetry and prose. The Waking offers an honorarium of $10 and a complimentary back issue of Ruminate Magazine (normally $15 each). Available in print Accept previously published pieces that had circulation of 500 or less

Tracker statistics

7

Total submissions tracked

368 days

Average response time

-

Average acceptance rate

28 days

Fastest response time

876 days

Slowest response time

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About

Founded

2006

Country

US

www.ruminatemagazine.com

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    Editor CHERIE NELSON avatar

    CHERIE NELSON

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    JESS JELSMA MASTERTON

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