PINDELDYBOZ Stories that defy classification. Seen in Writers Digest as a Literary Spotlight, this booming publication is unique in that the editors work especially hard (every submission, even if rejected, receives a personalized helpful response). This magazine exists in an annual print version as well as an e-zine which publishes stories every one to two weeks.
Circ.: Print: 500-1,000; Web: 13,000 unique visitors/month.
Types of work accepted: Print: fiction and personal essays, to 10,000 words; submit to firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: literary fiction, to 2,000 words; submit to email@example.com.
Submission Period: Varies; see Web site.
First-time writers: 80% Response: Up to 2 months for Web; can be significantly longer for print edition.