First Edition Magazine

Short Story Authors Wanted!

We are very pleased and proud to announce that First Edition Magazine is now accepting submissions. Unlike many other websites and publications, it is completely FREE to submit your work and is open to all writers, of any age and from all countries. Get yourself published!

30+ short stories will be selected for publishing in each issue of First Edition Magazine, the former internationally-subscribed magazine. All published authors will receive two free copies of the magazine and an annual subscription to it.

The original magazine was read in 50 different countries – let’s get these new works published in even more with the relaunch!

1) There is no word count limit.
2) We are looking for any and all genres. We may group together some stories for particular issues or anthologies, however we prefer a decent mix.
3) There are no submission fees.
4) Authors can submit as many works as they want.
5) Chosen works will be published and distributed via Newsstand and subscription around the World.

You can submit your work in any digital format via email to We will contact all those chosen for publication for publishing permission.

Closing date for submissions is 31st May 2020.

For full terms & conditions, any queries or for a copy of the rules, please email us to request.

  • – All submissions should be submitted in English.
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