Better Than Starbucks

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Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Translation
Online, Digital, Print
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Temporarily closed to submissions
Response Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
10 - 15, average of 90 unique contributors per issue
No payment
Issue Price: 
free online, regular print copy $9, premium print copy $15, pdf $3, ebook $5
Subscription Price: 
5,000 to 10,000

Editorial Focus

Outstanding poetry and fiction in many genres and many voices. Poetry includes free verse, haiku, formal poetry, prose poetry, form poetry, experimental poetry, sentimental poetry, and international poetry. Fiction from flash or micro to full length. Creative non-fiction. Interview with a poet, author or artist. Occasional art (online or print cover.) 100 authors per issue. Semi-pro payment for twelve featured poems (or stories) per issue.

Tips From the Editor

The journal is currently on hiatus.

Over 40 issues are available to read online.

Contact Information

Vera Ignatowitsch, Editor-in-Chief
3094 Adkins Forest Lane
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Last updated: Aug 25, 2023