Uptown Mosaic Magazine

Submission Guidelines

Uptown Mosaic is a monthly online magazine that captures the vibrant, active lifestyle of its readers through original short fiction, feature articles about newsmakers and current events, critical essays, poetry, cartoons, photography and art.

General Guidelines

Uptown Mosaic Magazine accepts unsolicited submissions from both published and unpublished writers of original fiction, non-fiction, book excerpts, poetry, critical essays, photos and art. We’re looking for thought provoking writing that that examines society and culture in a way that’s challenging, fresh, innovative, irreverent, and hip.

We do not accept any submissions previously published or pieces simultaneously submitted to another magazine or website.

Submission Format

Submissions of Fiction and Non-Fiction must be 5,000 words or fewer.

There are no line limits for Poetry submissions, but we prefer poems be two pages or less.

Submissions should be in 12-point type, with one-inch margins, and numbered pages.  Fiction and nonfiction submissions should be double-spaced.  Poetry submissions should be single-spaced.  Please include your name, telephone number, and email address at the top of each page.  Also, please include a brief biographical note with your submission.

Response Time

Average response time to submissions is 30 days.

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