Submission Guidelines


Radon welcomes short story and poetry submissions containing elements of anarchism, transhumanism, dystopia, and/or science fiction.

We publish every January, May, and September.

 

Submissions are accepted year-round.

Simultaneous submissions are welcome.

Reprints accepted assuming artist has the rights.

Please click below to submit your work:

 

 

 


Label your submission file "LastName_Title"
Poets may label their file "LastName_5 Poems"

Please attach a single-page cover letter to your submission. We kindly request a third person bio that is 100-words or shorter.

Author rights:

 

For non-reprints, Radon asks for first English digital rights and for non-exclusive, indefinite archival rights.

Prose

We accept flash fiction and short story submissions up to 3,000 words. Radon pays a semi-professional rate of 1¢ per word for original work and .5¢ per word for reprints.

For quicker processing, please use a submission style similar to the modern manuscript format. We ask that you utilize single-spacing. You are not required to place your address or any identifying information on your cover letter.
 

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Poetry

Please submit up to five poems in a single document. There is no line limit. Radon pays a semi-professional rate of $10 per original poem and $5 for reprints.

We request single-spaced formatting using a standard 12pt font such as Times New Roman, Calibri, or Lato.

 

The poetry editor prefers free verse poems with narrative elements. Page and spoken word poems are equally welcome.

 

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Are you an artist?

Radon is looking for evocative art to showcase on our website and in our published volumes.  We pay $50 for issue cover art, $35 for art on our website, and $20 for art used inside an issue.

Please email us your art submission at RadonJournal@gmail.com.
Our submission form does not accept image files.

As an online publisher, we request digital artwork that is at least 300 DPI. Cover art submissions should fit in a 5.5 x 8.5 aspect ratio. 

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