Submitting to the Print Journal
Please send stories no longer than 500 words.
August 1, 2006 (for issue ten).
All submissions should be titled, typed, double-spaced, page-numbered, and have at least one-inch margins. Author's name and contact info should appear at the top of each page. Minimum length is 25 words, maximum is 500 words. Do not submit more than five stories at a time.
Email submissions to: firstname.lastname@example.org
. Please include a cover letter and sumbit your manuscript as an attached word processing document (such as Microsoft Word or RTF).
If you wish to submit through mail, please mail to:
26 Jefferson Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
Include cover letter and SASE (self-addressed stamped envelope). Do not send via certified mail, FedEx, UPS, or any other method where a signature may be required.
Please notify us immediately at email@example.com
if work you have submitted to Quick Fiction has been accepted elsewhere.
Authors receive two contributor copies of the issue their work appears in, and a 20 percent discount on additional purchased copies.
Generally, JP Press obtains First North American Serial and/or Electronic Rights. All rights revert back to the author upon publication. If work has been previously published, please specify title, volume, issue, and/or date of the publication or web site where it originally appeared. Actual rights obtained are specific to individual agreements with each author.
Submitting online features
Submit a book for review
Submitting Online Features
Quick Fiction also accepts submissions for material published exclusively on our website (features). We are interested in articles, interviews, reviews, critical essays, microfiction, narrative prose poetry, and other oddities.
Completed pieces or concept pitches should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to be a regular contributor and/or reviewer for our web content, please send three writing samples to email@example.com
and a brief message explaining what sorts of pieces you would be interested in writing. If you are interested in writing reviews, please include a mailing address where review copies can be sent.
Submitting to the print journal
Submit a book for review
Submit a Book for Review
Quick Fiction publishes book reviews of new books of microfiction and prose poetry on our website. Authors and publishers wishing to have a book considered, please send review copies (galleys are acceptable) via First Class or Priority Mail to:
P.O. Box 4445
Salem, MA 01970
Please include a contact name and email address or telephone number. Review copies cannot be returned unless the proper post and packing are included. Do not simply include cost of postage.
What the heck is Quick Fiction
Quick Fiction is a literary journal featuring stories and narrative prose poems under 500 words. It was founded in 2001 by Adam Pieroni, Publisher, and Jennifer Pieroni, Editor in Chief. The journal is published twice per year, with issues appearing each spring and fall.