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Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction


Flash Nonfiction




A literary journal, trampset publishes fiction, nonfiction, and poetry on a rolling basis. We welcome diverse voices, including writers working outside academia.

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    3 months*
    Editor reported data
    3 days*
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  • Acceptance rate:  / 
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Pays$25 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

    Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net, Best Small Fictions, Best Microfiction

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    From the editors


    What's that?

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

Fiction - 3000 words max

Max words: 3000

Sub Genres: Literary

Payment: $ 25 per piece

Short stories, flash fiction, and excerpts from longer works

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: Literary

Payment: $ 25 per piece

Up to three flash or micro pieces may be submitted in a single document.

Nonfiction - 3000 words max

Max words: 3000

Payment: $ 25 per piece

Personal essays, flash cnf, and engaging cultural criticism

Nonfiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Payment: $ 25 per piece

Up to three flash or micro pieces may be submitted in a single document.


Max pieces: 3

Payment: $ 25 per piece

We are open to all styles of work though shorter pieces tend to get more love.


Payment: $ 25 per piece

We also welcome translation submissions if the translator has obtained appropriate permission from the author.

How to submit

  • Processs


  • 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

    Offer expedited response: $6 - response within 1 week Make you feel at home: cozy, meme-friendly, a sense of community, all that stuff Pays! $25/piece Helpful: reposting other opportunities on their Twitter :) Promote writers even after publication - hype hype hype Nominates for contests!

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

3 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

1 days

Fastest response time

10 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 13 days, 14 days, 14 days, 15 days, 15 days, 19 days, 24 days, 26 days, 31 days, 38 days, 39 days, 57 days, 65 days, 71 days, 76 days, 89 days, 118 days, 126 days, 174 days, 251 days, 281 days, 328 days, 412 days, 632 days

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Submission calls

    All genres

    Always open




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