Fiction

New Madrid

Official journal of the low-residency MFA program at Murray State University. Features fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry. Reading periods: Jan. 15 to March 15 and Aug. 15 to Oct. 15. See website for upcoming issue themes. Submit only through online submission manager.

Published: August 8, 2013

Natural Bridge

Submit previously unpublished literary short fiction, personal essays, poetry and translations. Submit by online submission manager (fee for nonsubscribers) or regular mail (free). Biannual.

Published: August 8, 2013

New Delta Review

Features fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry as well as book reviews and interviews. Submit by online submission manager or regular mail. Reading period: Aug. 15-March 31. Biannual.

Published: August 8, 2013

Morpheus Tales

Magazine featuring horror, science fiction and fantasy, articles, interviews and reviews, plus genre artwork. Check website for submission deadlines. Submit by email only. No simultaneous submissions.

Published: August 8, 2013

Mid-American Review

Publishes contemporary fiction, poetry, nonfiction and translations. Submit via regular mail or online submission manager.

Published: August 8, 2013

Michigan Quarterly Review

Publishes fiction, creative nonfiction, critical essays and poetry. Awards annual cash prizes for the best stories and poems published each year.

Published: August 8, 2013

Leading Edge

Publishes science fiction and fantasy and some poetry. Interested in new writers. Submit mss by email or regular mail. Fiction mss will be critiqued. Semiannual.

Published: August 8, 2013

Gulf Stream

Online magazine seeks distinct, confident fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Publishes new and established writers. Reading period: Sept. 15-Nov. 15 and Jan. 15-March 15. Submit from website only. Biannual.

Published: August 8, 2013

Hayden

Features poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, translations and art by new and established writers and artists. Submit by online submission manager only. $3 reading fee. Biannual.

Published: August 8, 2013

Interim

Features poetry, translations, belle lettres, short fiction and book reviews. Biannual. Submission period: Sept. 1- May 1. Submit by email only.

Published: August 8, 2013