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Harrisburg Magazine – Ongoing Submissions


Sunday, January 1, 2023




Harrisburg Magazine Wants Your Original Fiction!


*Original, unpublished short stories, 500 to 1500 words (occasionally up to 2,000 words).
*Open to Pennsylvania residents, or those with a connection to the area.
*No erotica, horror, or gore.
*Extra consideration given to works set in Central Pennsylvania and to seasonal stories that are best suited for a particular month (e.g., ghost stories for October; holiday stories for December).
*Submissions accepted on a rolling basis and may be retained for future consideration.
*We are happy to accept simultaneous submissions, but please let us know if a story you’ve submitted to us has been accepted elsewhere.
*Harrisburg Magazine asks for first serial rights; copyright always remains with the author.
*Unfortunately, at this time, no payment is offered for published stories.

The Editor reserves the right to reject any submissions that do not satisfy the above guidelines.

Please submit your story in .docx or .doc format to [email protected]

Contact Information

Randy Gross, Editor
Harrisburg Magazine
[email protected]


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