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Hippocampus Magazine is an exclusively online publication set out to entertain, educate and engage writers and readers of creative nonfiction. Each issue features memoir excerpts, personal essays, reviews, interviews and craft articles.

Fees Notice: This project charges fees (or requires purchases) for some submissions. They charge fees for some submission periods.
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Country of Publication & Year Established

United States Established in 2011

Publication Medium & Frequency

Electronic Publication Electronic PublicationPublished 7 x per year.

Nonfiction Open Fee-based

We like quirky, we like edgy, we like witty, we like smart, we like to be moved, we like pieces that stick with us.

Open to fee-based nonfiction submissions through 31 May 2024* (approx. 88 days from now). 8
Open to a broad Audience.
Open to all/most Styles, including: Experimental, Humorous, Literary, Mainstream, Personal, Quirky.
Open to all/most Topics, including: Memoir.
TypeLength Details
Essay EssayUp to 4,000 words.
Narrative Nonfiction Narrative NonfictionUp to 4,000 words.
Book Excerpt Book ExcerptUp to 4,000 words.
We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
Semi-pro payment (1-4.9 US cents per word) to Professional payment (5 or more US cents per word) Pay ranges from Semi-pro payment (1-4.9 US cents per word) to Professional payment (5 or more US cents per word).
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* We do not know the time and/or timezone, so we cannot be more precise. Submit early to avoid disappointment.

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Last Updated: 01 Mar 2024
Last Audited: 23 Jan 2024 We audit each active listing twice a year.
Date Added: 21 Apr 2012

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