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Literary Magazine

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Nonfiction

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Since launching in January of 2019, Sunspot Literary Journal has amplified diverse multinational voices. New works have been published in their original language side-by-side with English translations.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    2 months*
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    447 days*
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  • Acceptance rate:
    6% *
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    0%*
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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

    From the editors

    7.5

    What's that?

    Expedited submission: When the magazine offers a faster response time for an extra fee

Fiction - 49000 words max

Max words: 1001

Max words: 49000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Submission fee: $ 5

Payment: $ 10 per piece

Short no longer than 3,500 words. Longform from 7,501 words up to 17,500 words. Supernova (Very Long-form) from 7,501 words up to 17,500 words. Novelette Length 17,501 to 29,000. Novella Length 29,001 to 49,000.

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 2

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Submission fee: $ 5

Payment: $ 10

For flash: 1 or 2 pieces up to a total of 1,000 words per submission

Nonfiction - 49000 words max

Max words: 1001

Max words: 49000

Max pieces: 1

Submission fee: $ 5

Payment: $ 10

CNF. Short no longer than 3,500 words. Longform from 7,501 words up to 17,500 words. Supernova (Very Long-form) from 7,501 words up to 17,500 words. Novelette Length 17,501 to 29,000. Novella Length 29,001 to 49,000.

Nonfiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 2

Submission fee: $ 5

Payment: $ 10

For flash: 1 or 2 pieces up to a total of 1,000 words per submission

Poetry

Max lines: 1250

Max pieces: 3

Submission fee: $ 5

Payment: $ 10

Art

Max pieces: 2

Submission fee: $ 5

Payment: $ 10

Comics

Submission fee: $ 5

Payment: $ 10

Graphic novels should run 5 to 10 pages.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    .pdf, .doc, .docx, .jpg, .jpeg

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    Offer expedited response: 2 weeks for poetry and novella/novelette length prose; 1 week for others Editor's Prize of $10 for each digital edition and an Editor's Prize of $35 for the annual print edition. Artwork selected for a digital or print cover will be paid $20. We plan to add more payments as the magazine grows. Genre categories are accepted along with literary works.

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447 days

Average response time

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Average acceptance rate

14 days

Fastest response time

1123 days

Slowest response time

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