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The Trailblazer Literary Magazine

Literary Magazine

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Poetry

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The Trailblazer Literary Magazine latest issue

An international high school literary magazine and nonprofit organization. Dedicated to supporting emerging writers worldwide, it accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and visual art from students under 18 years old.

Highlights

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    around 2 weeks*
    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 - 4000 words max

Max words: 1

Max words: 4000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: Literary

*There is no minimum word count we require.

Nonfiction (Personal essays and creative nonfiction )

Max words: 1

Max words: 4000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

*There is no minimum word count we require.

Poetry

Max pieces: 3

*There is no minimum/maximum word count for poetry.

Art

Max pieces: 3

*Digital art is accepted and encouraged. *No specific limitations.

Photography

Max pieces: 3

*No specific limitations.

Play (Screenplay)

Max pieces: 3

maximum word count: 4000

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • Cover letter

    Cover letters are not required, but are strongly encouraged Please provide your full name in the email, alongside a brief third-person biographical statement that will accompany your work if it is accepted for publication.

  • Eligibility

    Young creators
    Currently in middle/ high school (aged 14-18) If you are younger than 14 years old, please ask your parent, teacher, or legal guardian to email your submission to us

  • Formatting

    Attach your work as a .docx or PDF file; name it after the title of your work (for example, if your short story is titled “Days of Dreary,” the document should be named Days of Dreary). font: Times New Roman size: 12 margins: 1 inch at the top & bottom/ 1.25 inch at the left & right

  • Author's rights

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

  • Additional info

    In addition to English, we will accept submissions in Mandarin, French, German, Romanian, and Hindi! Our team will provide an English translation of the piece upon publication, alongside the original version of it.

Tracker statistics

6

Total submissions tracked

21 days

Average response time

66.67%

Average acceptance rate

16 days

Fastest response time

24 days

Slowest response time

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About

Founded in 2022, The Trailblazer is an international high school literary magazine and nonprofit organization. Dedicated to supporting emerging writers worldwide, it accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and visual art from students under 18 years old.

Founded

2022

Country

US

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    Editor Renee Chen  avatar

    Renee Chen

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Kaelin David  avatar

    Kaelin David

    Editor-in-Chief