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The Hellebore Press

Literary Magazine





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An indie publishing house that cultivates the work of writers, poets and artists from around the globe. Join our refuge for creative expression.


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  • Vibe:We're just chilling here
  • Response time:
    1-3 months*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    8% *
    Editor reported data



  • 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: All / surprise us, Literary

Nonfiction - 1500 words max

Max words: 1500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us


Max pieces: 3

Micro poetry, prose poetry, narrative poetry


Max pieces: 6

3-6 pieces of artwork

Wtf is genre, send anything

Max pieces: 3

Under 1500 words

How to submit

  • Processs

    Google / other forms

  • Cover letter

    Draft a brief cover letter that greets the staff: Denise Nichole is the Editor in Chief. Angel Camarena is the Assistant Editor. Rachel Andrews is the Reader. Have a little fun with this. We love it when folks make us laugh (and cry). Include a brief bio that discloses 2-3 notable publications, background information, interests, hobbies, and/or education.

  • Eligibility

    Underrepresented communities are highly encouraged to submit. The Hellebore Press invites perspectives and narratives from: women, BIPOC, neurodiverse, disabled, non-binary, immigrant, international, and LGBTQIA+ identities.

  • Formatting

    Include all work in a single attachment (PDF or DOC)

  • Author's rights

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

  • Additional info

    We are very cute. :3

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

434 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

6 days

Fastest response time

600 days

Slowest response time

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Submission calls

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    Editor Denise Nichole avatar

    Denise Nichole


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    Angel Camarena

    Managing Editor