We nominate for the Pushcart Prize, Best American, PEN America, and the O. Henry Prize.

We want stories that are well written, intelligent, and enjoyable to read. We are looking for stories with metaphors and emotional ambience and imaginative descriptive writing.

ISSN 2573-4253 (print)
ISSN 2573-4261 (online)

Submission Guidelines

Fiction: 1,000 to 5,000 words

Nonfiction: 1,000 to 3,000 words

Reviews: under 1,200 words

Poetry: 3 to 5 poems

Pay: Payments are only made to your PayPal account. Rates are listed below.

  • Fiction/nonfiction: We currently pay US$.01/word for stories that make it into print.
  • Reviews/poetry: We pay US$.005/word (half a cent/word).

We only pay for what we put in print, not for online publication.

Terms: We don’t charge for submissions. Reprints are welcome. Multiple submissions are welcome. Simultaneous submissions are welcome.

Rights: You retain copyright to your story. We retain copyright to the publication.

Use the form below to submit your work.


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