Vestal Review

Vestal Review


Editor: Jeff Friedman, Flash Fiction.
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About The Publication:

“Vestal Review is the oldest magazine dedicated exclusively to flash fiction. It has been published continuously since March 2000.” 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Biannual. Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys first NA Serial Rights. No reprints. Responds one week. Sample copy available here:

Current Needs:

Flash fiction stories (under 500 words). Submit query by mail with SASE.

Stories up to 100 words (excluding the title)–10 cents a word. Stories between 101 and 200 words–5 cents a word. Stories between 201 and 500 words–3 cents a word. Stories of great merit receive up to $25 flat fee; 3 cents a word is a minimum pay in any case.”



Welcomes New Writers: Yes