MacroMicroCosm

MACROMICROCOSM: LITERARY, ART & CREATIVE PROFESSIONAL JOURNAL (ISSN 2368-979)

A Quarterly Digital literary & art journal dedicated to speculative fiction, art & literary criticism. A celebration of the weird, strange and perceptibly odd. A review of books, music, film & art. Home of our weekly MacroMicroCosm Book Review Podcast & YouTube channel. Features articles on creative development & the business of arts. MacroMicroCosm embraces a broad base of fiction and non-fiction with fantasty, magic realism, science-fiction and futurist elements in poetry, short story, art, photography, and comic.

Featuring exclusive interviews with artists, authors & professors, creator development columns from talented creators within their fields, book, film, art, food & music reviews, MacroMicroCosm supports the development of the consummate artist, while enriching the Zeitgeist. While tips are appreciated to help cover the cost of our editorial team, they are voluntary. Every dollar goes toward the development of MacroMicroCosm.

Open for speculative poetry, prose (fiction & non-fiction), comics & art. AKA. a mix of sci-fi, fantasy, magic realism, futuristic. Non-fiction should tie in to the theme of the greater work and include either literary theory, philosophy, or science.

What to Submit:

Prose: 500 - 7,000 words. Multiple pieces may be submitted as long as total word count is -7,000.

Review: Book, music, art show & concert reviews between 300 - 600 words.

Poetry: Between 1 - 5 poems per submission, to a max of 50 lines each.

Art & Photography: Submit a 1-page abstract and up to 5 pieces to review.

Unreleased Work: Currently, no reprints.

Simultaneous Submissions: Yes. If your piece gets accepted elsewhere, tell us.

How to Submit:

Bio: 250 Words + any awards/grants + Publications/Showings + Twitter + Blog/Website

Synopsis/Abstract of work/s (Under 300 words)

Writing Format:

Courier New 12 pt. Font, Double-Spaced/DOCX/Pages

Header: Author Name / Working Title / Total Word Count / Page Number

Visual format:

High Res TIFF/PDF; 300 dpi

Email submissions to: literary @ vraeydamedia.ca

Compensation:

Royalty: 5% of all issue copies sold (in 1 calendar year from publication date). 1 Year Digital Subscription. 1/2 Page advertisement in future issue for your work ($250 value).

Failure to follow Guideline will result in rejection.


Recovering Villains Issue (Vol 6 Iss IV) Free Tip Jar Option

Open

Closes on Sunday, February 28, 2021 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time (in 38 days)

Redemption can take a Fire Prince to Lord, or cleanse the sins of a desperate person. What does it look like to dip toward righteousness? Who can change? What galactic empire needs to fall so Vader can take one clean unassisted breath?

Open for speculative poetry, prose (fiction & non-fiction), comics & art. AKA. a mix of sci-fi, fantasy, magic realism, futuristic. Non-fiction should tie in to the theme of the greater work and include either literary theory, philosophy, or science.

What to Submit:

Prose: 500 - 7,000 words. Multiple pieces may be submitted as long as total word count is -7,000.

Review: Book, music, art show & concert reviews between 300 - 600 words.

Poetry: Between 1 - 5 poems per submission, to a max of 50 lines each.

Art & Photography: Submit a 1-page abstract and up to 5 pieces to review.

Unreleased Work: Currently, no reprints.

Simultaneous Submissions: Yes. If your piece gets accepted elsewhere, tell us.


Anti-Heroics Issue (Vol 6 Iss III)

Closed

Heroics got complicated. Dichotomies of Good vs Evil stopped being so simple as they ‘used to be’. Who are our heroes? Do the ends justify the means? What makes a marauder a saint? We all love a rogue.

Open for speculative poetry, prose (fiction & non-fiction), comics & art. AKA. a mix of sci-fi, fantasy, magic realism, futuristic. Non-fiction should tie in to the theme of the greater work and include either literary theory, philosophy, or science.

What to Submit:

Prose: 500 - 7,000 words. Multiple pieces may be submitted as long as total word count is -7,000.

Review: Book, music, art show & concert reviews between 300 - 600 words.

Poetry: Between 1 - 5 poems per submission, to a max of 50 lines each.

Art & Photography: Submit a 1-page abstract and up to 5 pieces to review.

Unreleased Work: Currently, no reprints.

Simultaneous Submissions: Yes. If your piece gets accepted elsewhere, tell us.


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