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Hi, my name is Alys Jackson and I'm a poet and writer

based in Adelaide, South Australia.

My work has been published in magazines,

anthologies and online.

Flash Fiction – A List of Publications which Accept Submissions.

I have finally finished compiling a list of publications that actively welcome submissions of flash fiction from established and emerging authors (this list also includes short-shorts, vignettes, and micro-fiction). I realise that there are many publications that don’t mention flash fiction in their guidelines but have no lower word count in their submissions guidelines, however, … Read more

34 Magazines and Journals that accept fiction

There are currently 34 magazines and journals (that consider themselves to be literary) that accept fiction submissions in Australia. Most don’t need you to be Australian to submit and they all accept work from established and emerging writers. To check current submission deadlines, copyright and formatting guidelines go directly to the relevant website. The following … Read more

The Australian Short Story Festival, 2017

The Australian Short Story Festival is an annual weekend-long event that celebrates everything surrounding the short story genre, bringing together ‘short story writers, storytellers, publishers, and editors of literary magazines, as well as readers.’ It describes itself as an ‘event with the short story at its core’ and is the first national event to focus … Read more