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The Bureau Dispatch

The Bureau Dispatch is an ode to the writer?s bureau; an ongoing collection of stories accompanied by photographs of writers at their places of work. The bureau is the easel. Or it is the laboratory, the microscope, or the telescope; it is the cauldron or the smelting furnace; it is sanctuary or it is battleground. But perhaps there is no need for metaphors because no two bureaus are alike: the bureau just is. The Bureau Dispatch is a celebration of working writers: forging onward alone but together; a collection of one-of-a-kind micro stories accompanied by photographs of writers at their places of work?where the focus is as much on the people behind the words as it is on the stories themselves.

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Market Genres

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
500 to 1000 words
5 cents/word

Short Story
1000 to 1500 words
3 cents/word

Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Reprints/Originals?: Originals Only
Translations: Original Language Only
Estimated Response: 14 days

Market Response Data
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There are 32 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 0 | Average: 15.00 | Median: 14 | Max: 28
6.25% - avg 12 days
90.62% - avg 15 days (34.48% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:

There are 1 pending responses. (19 min | 19 average | 19 median | 19 max days waiting)
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Listing added: 11 January 2022

Last officially checked: 4 April 2022

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