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The Boiler

Literary Magazine

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Nonfiction

Poetry

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THE BOILER invites you to turn up the heat. Make it whistle 100°C +, sputter and steam. We’ll gauge the pressure.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    6-8 months*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    80 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    2.7%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

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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 - 1500 words max

Max words: 1500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary, Experimental

Nonfiction - 1500 words max

Max words: 1500

Max pieces: 1

Poetry

Min pieces: 3

Max pieces: 5

Art

Photography, Illustrations, Paintings, Drawings, Digital Illustrations, Sculpture, Ceramics, Prints, Collages, etc.

Photography

No specific limitations

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    Your cover letter with brief bio should be placed in the Cover Letter section of the Submittable form.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    This magazine does not list any details on their website for this section.

  • Author's rights

    For all published pieces, we retain first publication rights. After publication, rights revert back to you. We ask that you credit us with the first publication, thereafter.

  • Additional info

    NOTE: Due to the overwhelming amount of submissions we receive and our small staff, we may close general submissions. Check back to see when we open for general submissions, once we've caught up.

Tracker statistics

111

Total submissions tracked

80 days

Average response time

2.7%

Average acceptance rate

6 days

Fastest response time

257 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 1350 days

Сhill Subs is able to provide internal statistics because you use our tracker! You're the best!

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About

THE BOILER began in 2011 by a group of writers at Sarah Lawrence College. We are an online quarterly that publishes fresh and lively works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction from emerging and established authors. We like work that turns up the heat, whistles, and stands up to pressure.

Founded

2021

Country

US

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