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Emerge Literary Journal - Fiction (Poetry) (Nonfiction)
ELJ Editions, Ltd.

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Note: if rejected, wait six months before submitting again.
Note: if published here, wait six months before submitting again.

We are strictly a free verse and flash fiction publication. We will consider most genres, except horror and erotica, so long as the piece has literary undertones.

Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission window - Jul 1, 2024 thru Aug 15, 2024 (Begins 36 days from now)
  • Submission window - Oct 1, 2024 thru Nov 15, 2024 (Begins 128 days from now)
  • Submission window - Jan 1, 2025 thru Feb 15, 2025 (Begins 220 days from now)
  • Submission window - Apr 1, 2025 thru May 15, 2025 (Begins 310 days from now)

Market Genres

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
0 to 750 words

Market Submission Types
AI Submissions?: Unknown Policy
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: Yes
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Translations: Original Language Only

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Market Response Data
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There are 28 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 4 | Average: 35.00 | Median: 31 | Max: 108
3.57% - avg 108 days
92.85% - avg 32 days (7.69% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:

There are 5 pending responses. (29 min | 81 average | 43 median | 192 max days waiting)
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Listing added: 16 May 2014

Last officially checked: 22 May 2024

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