We are looking for original fiction up to 8,500 words. Downloading past issues will offer the most useful indication of our interests.
At this time, we do not publish genre fiction.
All submissions must be previously unpublished.
Submissions that have been offered simultaneously to other publications will be considered, as long as your submission is promptly withdrawn upon acceptance elsewhere.
We will attempt to respond to all long(er) reads submissions within three to six months, possibly sooner.
AUTHOR RIGHTS: If accepted, The Brooklyner is granted first North American serial, promotional, archival, and non-exclusive anthology (web and/or print) rights. Copyright reverts to the author upon publication. If the selected work is subsequently published in another venue, we ask that The Brooklyner be sourced as first publication.
NOTE: Unless you indicate otherwise in your cover letter, your submission will be considered for publication on the web – which may include feature in an online issue – and for publication in the print journal.