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MacroMicroCosm

A Quarterly Print & Digital Literary & Art Journal featuring speculative fiction, art and culture reviews. 

MacroMicroCosm Creative Professional Journal

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The Beauty of the Weird. The Wonderful. The Fantastic

MACROMICROCOSM: SPECULATIVE LITERARY & ART JOURNAL (ISSN 2368-979)

A Quarterly Print & 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, featuring articles on creative development. Embracing a broad base of fiction and non-fiction with fantastical, magic realism, science-fiction and futurist elements, MacroMicroCosm includes 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, and a selection of short story, poetry and art, MacroMicroCosmsupports the development of the consummate artist, while enriching the Zeitgeist. 

Get to know us, read us on EBSCO Host, Magzter, in print at indie bookstores, newsstands and university bookstores or buy your digital copy online. 

 

Publication Schedule

  • "Dimensions" Release Date September 2017 (Submit by: July 31)
  • "AD 2217" Release Date: December 2017 (Submit by: Nov 1)
  • "Coniecturam Facere" Release Date: April 2018
  • "Weltraum" Release Date: September 2018 

SUBMISSIONS GUIDE

Last edited June 15, 2017

We are open for speculative fiction poetry, prose (fiction & non-fiction), graphic novels & art. Stories should be a mix of sci-fi, fantasy, magic realism & futuristic, and non-fiction pieces should tie in to the theme of the greater work and include either literary theory, philosophy, or science.

What to Submit:

Prose: We accept works between 500 - 7,000 words in the speculative fiction & non-fiction genres. Multiple pieces may be submitted as long as the total word count is maintained.

Review: We accept book, music, art show & concert reviews between 300 - 600 words. 

Poetry: We accept 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, we are not accepting reprints.

Simultaneous Submissions: We accept simultaneous submissions, if your piece gets accepted elsewhere, tell us.

How to Submit:

Email: 

CANSub - AUTHOR LAST NAME - TITLE/S - TOTAL WORD COUNT MMC# (Canadian Authors) 

INTSub - AUTHOR LAST NAME - TITLE/S - TOTAL WORD COUNT MMC# (International Authors)

In your email please provide: 

Publications/showings author/artist has been featured in. Bio: 250 Words + any awards/grants + Twitter + Blog/Website

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

All literary submissions must be in the following format:

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

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

All visual submissions must be in the following format:

High Res TIFF/PDF; 300 dpi

All email submissions may be sent to: literary @ vraeydamedia.ca

Failure to follow Guideline will result in your submission being tossed. 

 

MacroMicroCosm is...

A quarterly literary & art journal celebrating speculative fiction, culture review and creative professionals. If it's weird, fantastic, magical, sci-fi or futuristic, it's here. We created a safe space for diverse, weird, fantastic, magical, sci-fi or futuristic fiction, non-fiction & art. Home of the weekly #MMCMonday Writing/Art Contest. 

Catch up on past issues, grab a print or digital subscription and see what's weird on our Online Journal.