Burningword Literary Journal

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
Sam Barbee, John Sweet, Changming Yuan, George Perreault, Janet Buck, Bill Wunder, Rich Ives, Mark Belair, John Kristofco, Donna Emerson
Formats: 
Web, E-publication, Print
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Greater than 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Yes
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Payment: 
Contributor copies only
Issues per Year: 
4
Issue Price: 
$15
Circulation: 
5,000 to 10,000

Editorial Focus

Burningword Literary Journal (est. 2001) is a quarterly publication focusing on emerging writers of poetry, short fiction, and short nonfiction. The submission review process is double-blind. 

Tips From the Editor

Accepted works: Poetry in any form or style, flash fiction, flash nonfiction, along with photography and digital art. Issues are published Jan 5, April 5, July 5, and Oct 5. The cut-off date for submissions is the 15th day of the prior month for each quarter.  (https://burningword.submittable.com)

Contact Information

Erik Deerly, Publishing Editor
Burrdowning Press
PO Box 142
Kokomo
IN
46903-0142
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Last updated: May 17, 2018