The Eloquent Atheist 0

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Our intent is to expose people to the positive aspects of Atheism, Humanism, and Agnosticism through various types of the written and visual arts, and at the same time give exposure via the Web to non-religious writers who may have a hard time finding an audience elsewhere. While we hope to publish a wide spectrum of authors, seasoned and new, we also have editorial standards and high expectations. We will, however, work with potential authors, helping with editing and giving constructive criticism, with the hope of building a community of writers and readers. All of us together—the writers, the editors, and the readers—can benefit by a positive approach to writing that concerns nontheism. We firmly believe that there is nothing to be gained either by screaming at people who disagree with us or making fun of them. Nor do we expect to convert sincere theists to our point-of-view! But we can let people see what non-confrontational atheists are like. We can try creating literature that is appealing, inventive, and lyrical, and let it speak for us.

The Eloquent AtheistUnited States


G General 

Audience, Poetry Forms, Styles & Topics

Poetry Forms:Open to all/most Forms.

Types & Lengths

RArticleup to 4000 words
YEssayup to 2500 words
ZNarrative Non-Fictionup to 2500 words
PPoem up to 60 lines
FFlash Fictionup to 1000 words
SShort Story1000 - 7500 words
TNovelette7500 - 8000 words

Media & Publication Frequency

EElectronic PublicationUnknown publication frequency


We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
FShort fictionN No monetary payment.
NShort non-fictionN No monetary payment.
PPoetryN No monetary payment.

Submission Types

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  Electronic SubsPostal SubsReprintsSimultaneous
FFiction OK No No Unknown
NNon-Fiction OK No No Unknown
PPoetry OK No No Unknown

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Date Added:
12 Sep 2007
Last Updated:
19 Jun 2013