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The Closed Eye Open

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Nonfiction

Poetry

Hybrid

Art

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We are an art & lit website that explores wide-ranging creative expressions.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
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  • Acceptance rate:
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Fee$4.5

Find more details in the Genres section

  • 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 (short fiction, flash fiction)

Max words: 1

Max words: 3000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: Literary

Submission fee: $ 4.5

10 page/3,000 word maximum as a total length of submission

Nonfiction (creative non-fiction, essay)

Max words: 1

Max words: 3000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Submission fee: $ 4.5

10 page/3,000 word maximum as a total length of submission

Poetry

Min pieces: 1

Max pieces: 6

Submission fee: $ 4.5

We'll use the category of "poetry" to include prose poems, micros, experimental writing, and other hybrid forms.

Hybrid (other hybrid forms)

Submission fee: $ 4.5

Art

Max pieces: 6

Submission fee: $ 4.5

Visual art may include painting, drawing, photography & print-making, digital art, and hybrid forms.

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

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

41 days

Average response time

44.44%

Average acceptance rate

-353 days

Fastest response time

173 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 928 days

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