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The Muleskinner Journal

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Flash Fiction

Nonfiction

Poetry

Art

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The journey is long, and the road is hard, but that’s why we love it. Whoever you are, whatever you want to send, whatever you are waiting to receive, we drive straight, and we drive true. We publish stories and poems that keep things moving. We deliver the goods.

Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    a month or so*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    ?

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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

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 3000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max words: 3000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Short Story/excerpts from longer work: max. 5000 words (1 piece at a time)

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 25

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: Literary

Micro-Fiction: 25-50 words (1-3 pieces at a time) Flash: max. 1000 words each (1-3 pieces at a time)

Nonfiction - 3000 words max

Max words: 3000

Max pieces: 1

Creative Nonfiction. Excerpts from longer works, memoir, criticism, craft essays, journalism, and shopping lists.

Poetry

Max pieces: 3

Any length or form

Art

No specific limitations

Play

Max pieces: 1

Short scripts

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • 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

    No more than one active submission per category at a time, and please wait at least two months before submitting again.

Tracker statistics

14

Total submissions tracked

15 days

Average response time

30.77%

Average acceptance rate

1 days

Fastest response time

26 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 76 days

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Submission calls

    All genres

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About

Founded

2021

Country

US

www.muleskinnerjournal.com

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    Gary Campanella

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    Peter Andrews

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    Thomas Phalen

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    Jeremy Proehl

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