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The Q&A Queer Zine

Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction





we are small zine staffed by lgbtq+ writers and visual artists

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    1 month*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:



  • 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 - 5000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 2

Sub Genres: Literary, LGBTQ+ Stories

Short stories (limited to two submissions per author)

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 250

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 2

Sub Genres: Literary

Flash fiction (limited to two submissions per author)


Max pieces: 5


If you are translating your own work, or can prove that you are translating it with permission from the original author, then yes, translations are accepted.


Max pieces: 5

submit as .pdf or .jpeg file, include a title

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    We ask that works including distressing themes be labelled with necessary content warnings in your initial submission email, some themes include but are not limited to: themes of domestic violence, sexual violence, and self-harm, any and all graphic depictions of violence, as well as slurs. This is an important way we can keep our editing staff safe from the emotional harm of accidentally encountering a trigger in the reading process. We appreciate your understanding.

  • Eligibility

    LGBTQ+ creators

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    Make you feel at home: cozy, meme-friendly, a sense of community, all that stuff – Do I have to identify as a member of the LGBT community to submit? – Yes. As Q and A Queer Zine was created to amplify queer voices, we do ask that all submitters identify as LGBT+.

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

74 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

10 days

Fastest response time

141 days

Slowest response time

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    Cloë Di Flumeri

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    Christina Giska

    Founding Co-Editor

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    Emilee Araujo

    Prose Copy Editor