Please submit one
short story at a time. Refrain from sending a second story until a response has been received for the first. Our preferred length ranges from 1000 words to 7000 words.
We only consider
previously unpublished work. Please don't submit
previously published material, or material scheduled to be published elsewhere, including other journals, anthologies,
chapbooks, or online.
Please include a cover
letter with the word count of the submission, your contact information, and a
short biographical note.
We only accept
submissions online via Submittable. All
responses will be provided via email. While we accept and encourage simultaneous
submissions, we ask that writers notify us immediately if their submitted piece has been accepted elsewhere.
We have recently joined the paying market and
are happy to be able to provide our contributors some remuneration for their
We read all year round; due to the high volume of submissions, we cannot respond personally to
All files must be saved
in Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx), Rich Text Format (.rtf), or Plain Text
(.txt) formats. Please prepare your
submission in letter size format, double-spaced, using a standard typeface
(e.g., Times New Roman) and font size (12 point is best).