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Web Address
Type Of Organization
Online
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
An online magazine that publishes fiction, literary criticism, personal essays, photography, and poetry by African, Caribbean and Black diaspora writers and artists.

Social Media Platforms Used
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
no
Primary Editor/Contact Person
Troy Onyango
Contact Title
Founder/Editor
Contact Email
Publishes
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, art
Submissions Policy
It is looking for work (fiction, essays, poetry, and photography) that is bold, different, and blurs or pushes boundaries: play with form and language, ignore genre classifications, send in your fears and joys, your doubts and faiths, your curiosities and silences.
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
Yes
Submission Guidelines URL
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
yes
Reading Period
Varies
Reporting Time
2 - 4 months
Author Payments
Number Of Unpaid Staff
1
Year Founded
2020
Average Page Views Per Month
4200
Average Unique Visitors Per Month
1900
Publish Print Anthology?
no
Fiction
30
Poetry
30
Essays
20
Art
20
Name
Troy Onyango
Title
Founder & Editor
How Did You Arrive At Your Current Position?
I founded the magazine and currently edit it.
What Is The Staff Structure At Your Magazine/press?
There are three guest editors for every issue.
What Do You Look For In A Submission?
Work that is bold, different, and blurs or pushes boundaries. Writers are asked to play with form and language and to ignore genre classifications.
What Advice Do You Have For First-time Submitters?
Send in your best work.

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