Guidelines & Submissions
How to submit your work.
Our reading period is from August 1st to December 1st only.
- We are open to literary fiction on any subject or theme.
- We read stories up to 13,000 words.
- We accept flash fiction.
- We showcase new writers as well as established writers.
- Simultaneous submissions are accepted.
Due to the cost of maintaining our online submission platform, we charge a service fee of $3 per submission. This is for online submissions only; mail submissions will remain free.
Submitting your Work
Please submit your work through Submittable. Please double space and use 12-pt font. Include word count at top of document.
Please send manuscripts with a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
Chris Fink, Editor-in-Chief
Beloit Fiction Journal
Box 11, Beloit College
700 College Street
Beloit, WI 53511
If sending multiple submissions, please send us one story at a time with a self-addressed, stamped envelope with each.