The 10 Best Places to Find Quality Short Fiction

Column by Emmanuel Nataf
Want to sink your teeth into the best short stories, but you don’t know where to start? Check out these awesome literary magazines that champion short-form fiction.

Don't Be Intimidated by Literary Journal Guidelines

Column by Justin Hunter
Putting your work out there can be intimidating. Journal guidelines can be intimidating. But there are ways to circumvent that intimidation in the name of publication.

The Top 10 Reasons I May Have Rejected Your Short Story

Column by Susan DeFreitas March 6, 2014
Submitting short fiction to literary journals? Consider this your hit list (or shit list) for avoiding rejection.
‘Day One’ - A New Literary Journnal for Kindle by Amazon

‘Day One’ - A New Literary Journal for Kindle by Amazon

News by Dean Fetzer October 31, 2013
The publishing arm of the retail giant has just launched a new weekly digital publication aimed at U.S. Customers that is “dedicated to short fiction and poetry”.
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Submissions Open for Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library Journal

News by Dean Fetzer June 25, 2013
With a theme of “Humor”, the second annual edition of the Literary Journal ‘So It Goes’ is looking for submissions.

Storyville: Ten Ways to Evaluate Fiction Markets

Column by Richard Thomas May 14, 2013
Here are ten ways to evaluate fiction markets, so you can place your stories with confidence.
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The New Los Angeles Review Of Books Is Effing Gorgeous And Everyone Loves It

News by Hanna Brooks Olsen April 18, 2012
Book nerds, get ready for the biggest hardcover-on you've had in a while: the new LARB's site has just launched, and holy God, is it pretty.

Ask The Lit Coach: "How Much Is Too Much With Description?" and More

Column by Erin Reel November 7, 2011
Erin Reel addresses the art of description and knowing when to go back and edit after your short pieces have been rejected by literary journals in this issue of Ask The Lit Coach.