This Month’s Story Wishlist:
- A future that is dark and strange and beautiful
- Writing that spans generations
- People who belong on other worlds
- The recognisable seen through a magicians lens
Fractured West is a new print magazine for flash fiction. We want readers to see things in a different way. For this, we need writers who write things in a different way. Surprise us.
We welcome submissions from all writers, but are particularly interested in new, unpublished, and emerging writers.
- SEND your best work in the body of an email to
- MAX 500 words, but the shorter the better – stories over 500 words will be deleted unread
- ONE story at a time; you may submit another when we get back to you about the first one.
- POETRY submissions are not accepted at present
- BIOS are not vital but will be read with interest
- DEADLINES are unimportant; we accept/reject on a rolling basis
- PAYMENT will be one copy of the print magazine
Call For Cover Artwork
- A repeating pattern with a few strong colours.
- No figures or too many recognisable objects, as it should not
suggest a narrative.
- Simple but interesting, as it will be used for the cover, website, and promotional material in various sizes.
- If you do not have suitable artwork but would be interested in producing a new piece for our cover, send a small sample of your work.
- Send links or JPGs to
Buy the Current Issue
The fourth issue of Fractured West is available at last! Don’t miss out or you will be sad. There are limited numbers so get your copy now before they are all snapped up!
Have a look at the full list of contributors for this month’s issue. Enjoyed their work? Why not let them know.