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The Quarter(ly)

Literary Magazine

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Nonfiction

Poetry

Review

Interview

Art

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The Quarter(ly) latest issue

A Literary Journal with Some Art, Comics, and Analysis Thrown in for Good Measure. We want to offer a space for shorter works to mingle with art and other bits of nonsense, so we bring you The Quarter(ly): It just makes cents.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    one to two months*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    24 days*
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  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    7.22%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

Pays$5 per piece

Find more details in the Genres section

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

    From the editors

    yes, digital only

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 10000 words max

Max words: 10000

Sub Genres: Literary

Payment: $ 5 per piece

We’re open to micro works all the way up to 10,000 words.

Nonfiction - 10000 words max

Max words: 10000

Payment: $ 5 per piece

As long as it is tied to the theme in some way, we’d love to see any and all media analysis (film, music, literature, etc.)

Poetry

Payment: $ 5 per piece

No specific limitations

Review

Max words: 10000

Payment: $ 5 per piece

Reviews of past—or present—media.

Interview

Max words: 10000

Payment: $ 5 per piece

Interviews with notable creatives.

Art

Payment: $ 5 per piece

As long as it has some tie to the current issue’s theme, we’re open to see any art created in any medium at any time. Just know that it will need to “work in print” and—might—be presented in black and white.

Comics

Payment: $ 5 per piece

Please try to keep submissions to 20 pages or less. Feel free to also send a collection of comic strips / one shot comics, as well. These must be COMPLETE works.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    Provide your bio.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    For prose submissions, be sure your document is double-spaced, in a legible font.

  • Author's rights

    We request one-time, first publishing rights in print and digital PDF forms. All rights will be retained by the creator. We simply ask that when / if published elsewhere, acknowledgment is given to its appearance within The Quarter(ly).

  • Additional info

    Issues are themed; however, we consider all interpretations. Please Note: All submission windows may be closed early if “full.” We Want: Works with fantastical elements: scary, happy, creepy, heartbreaking, bizarre, hilarious, whatever. We (Probably) Won’t: Pick up works not tied to or containing fantastical elements. It’s kinda our thing.

Tracker statistics

108

Total submissions tracked

24 days

Average response time

7.22%

Average acceptance rate

8 days

Fastest response time

95 days

Slowest response time

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics

6.81%

12-month average acceptance rate

22 days

12-month average response time

Submission calls

    All genres

    Closed

About

Founded

2016

Country

US

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    Chris Smith

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