Burningword Literary Journal

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
John Sweet, Patrick Seth Williams, Janet Buck, Bill Wunder, Jack Swenson
Formats: 
Web, E-publication, Print
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Greater than 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Payment: 
No payment
Issues per Year: 
4
Circulation: 
2,500 to 5,000

Editorial Focus

Burningword Literary Journal (ISSN 2161-8992 print / ISSN 2157-7366 online) is a quarterly publication focusing on emerging writers of poetry, short fiction, and short nonfiction.

Tips From the Editor

Accepted works: Poetry in any form or style; flash fiction up to 300 words, as a single submission; flash nonfiction up to 300 words, as a single submission. Each piece must be submitted (https://burningword.submittable.com) separately.

Issues are published Jan 1, April 1, July 1, and Oct 1. The cut-off date for submissions is the 15th day of the prior month for each quarter. The submission review process is double-blind.

Contact Information

Erik Austin Deerly, Publishing Editor
Burrdowning Press
PO Box 142
Kokomo
IN
46903-0142
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Last updated: Feb 17, 2017