Ninth Letter - Fiction (Go to Poetry)

Note: do not submit more than twice in a reading period.

We are interested in prose and poetry that experiment with form, narrative, and nontraditional subject matter, as well as more traditional literary work.

DO NOT SUBMIT! This market is temporarily closed.

Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission Window - Jan 1, 2019 thru Feb 28, 2019 (Begins 17 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Sep 1, 2019 thru Nov 30, 2019 (Begins 260 days from now)

Market Genres, Styles & Subjects

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
0 to 1000 words
10 cents/word

Short Story
1000 to 7500 words
10 cents/word

7500 to 8000 words
10 cents/word

Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: Yes
Reprints?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes

Market Response Data
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There are 87 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
10 min | 72.20 mean avg | 63 median | 184 max days
95.40% - avg 72 days (0.00% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:
18 pending responses (13 min | 73 mean avg | 36 median | 761 max days waiting)
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