SmokeLong publishes flash fiction up to 1000 words. We do not consider poetry or non-fiction.
Include a print-ready, third-person bio with your cover letter.
Please include no identifying information on your story’s document.
Please send ONE previously unpublished story at a time and wait until you hear our decision before sending another.
Please allow us up to six weeks to inform you if we have accepted your work for publication. You will usually hear from us much sooner.
Simultaneous submissions are accepted. Please inform us immediately if your work has been accepted somewhere else for publication.
No monetary payment, but we have undying devotion to all the writers we publish