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 Publication||Published 7 x per year.
Nonfiction Temp Closed
We like quirky, we like edgy, we like witty, we like smart, we like to be moved, we like pieces that stick with us.
Will be open to fee-based submissions from 01 September 2021* (approx. 73 days from now) through 30 November 2021. 2
- Open to a broad Audience.
- Open to all/most Styles, including: Experimental, Humorous, Literary, Mainstream, Personal, Quirky.
- Open to all/most Topics, including: Memoir.
|Essay Essay||Up to 4,000 words.|
|Narrative Nonfiction Narrative Nonfiction||Up to 4,000 words.|
|Book Excerpt Book Excerpt||Up 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).|
| OK|| No|| No|| OK||Text format submissions |
- Always check guidelines for details and restrictions. If you aren't familiar with these terms, see our . glossary
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