Topic: FOR THOSE WHO LIKE TO WRITE
Yes. One Teen Story is offering $500 and 25 contributer copies for first North American serial rights. All rights will revert to the author upon publication.
Does One Teen Story accept simultaneous submissions?
Yes, but please notify us immediately if your submission is accepted for publication elsewhere.
Does One Teen Story accept stories translated from other languages?
Yes, however, all manuscripts must be written in English. Translations are accepted, but we may ask to see a copy of the original text.
How do I submit to One Teen Story?
We have an automated system for you to send us your work. It will securely send our editors your story and email you a confirmation that it has been received. To use the automated system, you need to create a One Teen Story account. Using this account you will be able to check the status of your submission at any time by going to our login page.
When you are ready to submit please visit our Submission Manager.
What file types can I submit?
One Teen Story does not accept paper submissions. All paper submissions will be recycled upon receipt.
Please only submit Rich Text Format (.RTF) files. Most word processing applications allow you to “save as” an RTF file. Please also make sure that your filename ends with the .RTF extension (for example: mystory.rtf).
Please note that submitted files cannot exceed 500 KB.
Please include the story title and all writer contact info on the first page of the submitted file.
How soon can I expect to hear about my submission?
We do our very best to respond to submissions 16 weeks after they are received. If you don’t hear from us right away, please be patient! It is our goal to make sure that each submission is read carefully. We ask that you wait a minimum of six months to send follow-up inquiries. Please send all inquiries by email to firstname.lastname@example.org and include the phrase “Submissions inquiry” in your subject line.
If you have any other questions, please email us at email@example.com.
One Teen Story is a literary magazine for young adult readers of every age. Each issue will feature one amazing short story about the teen experience. The magazine will launch in September 2012.
One Teen Story will be a subscription only publication—think of it as a story of the month club. One Teen Story will be available in a printed-zine-like format, but also digitally, so readers can access the magazine on their e-book readers, iPads and cell phones. Digital subscriptions will become available in September 2012. Charter print subscriptions are available now for just $18.00!
About One Story
One Teen Story is published by One Story, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that publishes One Story, the award-winning publication that features the best of today’s literary short fiction. One Story, Inc. is supported by individual contributors and by foundations and corporations including the National Endowment for the Arts, NYSCA, and Amazon.com.