Submit previously unpublished fiction of up to 15 pages of 12-point type, double-spaced, and in DOC, DOCX, or RTF format. Graphic narratives, such as comics, should be categorized as Art. Our primary focus is literary fiction; however, all genres and all variations within are welcome. One piece per submission, please.
In your cover letter, please include a short biography (about 50-100 words), written in third-person, which tells us about you and any previous publications. Should you be selected, we will include this with the published piece.
We will respond to your submission within 4 months.
By submitting to Shards, you acknowledge that your submission may be simultaneously considered for publication by the print magazine, Glass Mountain.