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Thread (by Chill Subs)

Literary Magazine

Flash Nonfiction


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Size matters. An alternative literary magazine in the poem and micro prose space.


  • Vibe:Weird / outsider / wtf even is it
  • Response time:
    30 days*
    Editor reported data
    6 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:
    3% *
    Editor reported data
    Chill Subs tracker stats

Pays$20 per piece

Find more details in the Genres section


  • 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

    From the editors

    Best Microfiction

  • 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 (Threads Micro Story)

Max words: 300

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Payment: $ 20 per piece

MAX: 500 Characters

Nonfiction (Threads Micro Essay)

Max words: 1000

Payment: $ 20 per piece

Must fit in a single thread.

Poetry (Threads Poem)

Payment: $ 20 per piece

Must fit in a single thread.

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter


  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Single thread. 500 characters.

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

6 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

0 days

Fastest response time

42 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 47 days, 54 days, 54 days, 54 days, 54 days, 54 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days, 63 days

Сhill Subs is able to provide internal statistics because you use our tracker! You're the best!

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Submission calls

    All genres



THREAD is an experiment in micro-publishing by Chill Subs run entirely on social media. Here's how it works: TAG: @threadlitmag anywhere on the Threads platform where you have posted your micro, poem, or mini-essay. These can be published on your profile, as a comment, anywhere. If we're tagged, w...

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    Editor Shelby Stretton avatar

    Shelby Stretton


    Editor Benjamin Davis avatar

    Benjamin Davis

    Founding Editor

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