FWJ publishes established and emerging writers. FWJ is an independent not-for-profit literary magazine based in Lisle, Illinois. Now in its tenth year, FWJ publishes interesting and challenging literature for a diverse reading public across the country. Work in FWJ is often recognized in O Henry Prize, Pushcart Prize, Best American Stories, and others. Our 20th issue in spring 2017 will feature many of our past guest editors and feature writers. Visit our website for more information on this milestone issue.
Tips From the Editor
Please READ AND FOLLOW our guidelines. Please send ALL manuscripts via our online submissions manager. Please EDIT your work carefully before sending. Please DO NOT withdraw and resubmit the same work within one cycle. Please DO NOT send previously published work. Thank you.