TODAY, Saturday, April 17th, 2021, is the Spring, 2021 24-Hour Short Story Contest!

The topic is posted right here.

The Prairie Journal

The Prairie Journal

The Prairie Journal
P.O. Box 68073, 28 Crowfoot Terrace NW
Calgary Alberta, Canada AB T3G 3N8


Editor: Anne Burke, Literary Editor
Email address:

About The Publication:

“Arts, literary, cultural small press journal.” 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 750. Semi-annual. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-4 months after acceptance. Buys First NA Serial Rights. Responds within 2 months.

Pays $20 – $200

Pays $20-$200 for 500-2000 words.

Current Needs:

“Poems.” Pays $20-$200 for 500-2000 words. Submit query by mail.

Pays $20-$200 for 500-2000 words.


“Pen and ink high contrast line drawings.” Payment varies.


“Read our magazine before submitting. Need authentic voices.”

Welcomes New Writers: Yes