Blank Spaces

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BLANK SPACES MISSION: to celebrate and champion the work of Canadian creatives, bringing exposure and support to artists across our great country.

Genres: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Visual Art
Founded: May, 2016
Publisher: Alanna Rusnak
Location: West Grey, ON
Format: Print, E-publication
Issues/yr: 4
Issue Price: $15.00
Subscription Price: $60.00 (for 4 issues)
Contact: Alanna Rusnak, Editor-in-Chief

Quarterly Write Prompt Flash Fiction Contest. We provide a new write prompt image in each issue (and on our website). The winning story is published in the following issue.

Unsolicited Submissions: Yes
Simultaneous Submissions: Yes
Electronic Submissions: Yes
Mailed Submissions: No
Reading Period: All year
Response Time: 14 days
Reading Fee: $2.00
Payment: 1 complimentary print and digital copy of the issue your article appears in
TIPS FOR SUBMISSION: Be yourself! No pressure, we just want to fall in love with you. If you have publishing credits, great. If not, great. We’ll celebrate your portfolio with you but certainly don’t require it. We expect your work to speak for itself.

We charge a $2 reading fee per submission but we offer free submission periods every March, June, September, and December – so feel free to wait for those times to submit.