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The Rappahannock Review

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Flash Fiction

Nonfiction

Flash Nonfiction

Poetry

Audio

Art

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A literary journal that has been edited and published by students in the Creative Writing Program at the University of Mary Washington since 2013.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    6 months*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    55 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    6.67%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

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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

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 8000 words max

Max words: 8000

Max pieces: 1

Well written fiction. Pieces experimenting with form are encouraged. Although we are interested in a wide range of fiction, we will consider short, self-contained fiction (that is, no novel excerpts) that avoids cliché and experiments with the flexibility of its genre.

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Nonfiction - 8000 words max

Max words: 8000

Max pieces: 1

Creative nonfiction pieces that range from flash nonfiction to extended memoir. Experimental form is encouraged. We would like to see essays with insightful perspective and attention to craft.

Nonfiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Poetry

Max pieces: 5

Any length and employing any aesthetic, including free verse, prose poems, and formal poetry.

Audio

Max pieces: 3

Submit up to three short pieces or one longer work up to 15 minutes in length per submission.

Art

Min pieces: 5

Max pieces: 20

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

30

Total submissions tracked

55 days

Average response time

6.67%

Average acceptance rate

37 days

Fastest response time

209 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 939 days

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About

Founded

2013

Country

US

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    Editor Grace Hopps avatar

    Grace Hopps

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Sydney German avatar

    Sydney German

    Managing Editor

    Editor Madeleine Carberry avatar

    Madeleine Carberry

    Lead Fiction and Nonfiction Editor

    Editor Miranda Colbert avatar

    Miranda Colbert

    Lead Fiction and Nonfiction Editor

    Editor Azeiza Hamza avatar

    Azeiza Hamza

    Lead Poetry Editor

    Editor Aliza Haskal avatar

    Aliza Haskal

    Lead Poetry Editor

    Editor Rachel Hess avatar

    Rachel Hess

    Art Editor