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Weird Lit Magazine

Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction


Weird Lit Magazine is a platform for the weird and boundless. We strive to support freedom of expression, engage community, and foster the free exchange of ideas. Weird Lit Magazine values inclusivity, emerging voices, diversity of ideas, and subversion.


  • Vibe:Weird / outsider / wtf even is it
  • Response time:
    Within one month*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:



  • 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

    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, Absurdist, Experimental, Fantasy, Fairy Tales & Folklore, Gothic, Horror, Humor, Science Fiction, Speculative, wtf idk

Flash Fiction

No specific limitations

How to submit

  • Processs

    Google / other forms

  • Cover letter

    No need for a cover letter or bio. If we decide to publish your work, we will request a bio.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Please be sure that your file is in .doc or .docx format We prefer standard ms formatting Double spaced, 12 pt. font, preferably in Times New Roman

  • Author's rights

    In the event that we publish your work, you grant Weird Lit Magazine exclusive electronic rights for 3 months and non-exclusive rights indefinitely so we can include it in our online archives.

  • Additional info

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

15 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

7 days

Fastest response time

20 days

Slowest response time

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

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Managed by editors

Submission calls

    All genres








    Editor September Herrin avatar

    September Herrin


    Editor Fawn Ward avatar

    Fawn Ward

    Senior Editor

    Editor Dina Dwyer avatar

    Dina Dwyer

    Senior Editor

    Editor James Montgomery avatar

    James Montgomery

    Associate Editor