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Call for Submissions at The UNIversal Journal [Issue 4.3]: Submit by Sep 15

The UNIversal Journal is inviting submissions for its September 2022 issue, Issue 4.3. Submit by September 15!

About The UNIversal Journal

The UNIverse journal is a quarterly, peer-reviewed, open access, multidisciplinary journal focusing on English Literature—poetry, fiction, and non-fiction. They are a digital publishing platform that aims to connect passionate writers with passionate readers who will support their work.

Submission Guidelines

The UNIverse Journal (TUJ) accepts only original research papers/articles/book reviews/interviews/poems/short stories/non-fiction or sth called innovative in writing. The submissions should be electronic in attached document(s) (MS-Word only). The submission must include a short-bio of the author and self proclamation of the originality of the work.

Note: All submissions should include a cover letter and a brief third-person bio (50-word max) in the body of the email. Submitted work should be previously unpublished. Please send only one submission per reading period.

Their submissions are open throughout the year:

Submission IssueDeadlinePublication Date
Issue:4.1  March 202215th MarchLast Day Of The Month
Issue 4.2  June 202215th JuneLast Day Of The Month
Issue 4.3  September 202215th SeptemberLast Day Of The Month
Issue 4.4  December 202215th DecemberLast Day Of The Month
The UNIversal Journal’s Year-Round Issues

Note: The date of submission and publication may be extended.

Limits for Submission

  • Fiction: 1 submission at a time [from 1,000 to 7,500 words]
  • Poetry: 1-3 submissions at a time [upto 1,500 words]
  • Article: 1 submission at a time [upto 5,000 words]
  • Research Paper: 1 submission at a time [no word limit]
  • Book Review: 2 submissions at a time [1,000 to 5,000 words]

Some Other Details

  • Font style: Times New Roman font, size 12 in Word format.
  • Email your submissions to: submission[at]theuniversejournal[dot]com or thejournaluniverse[at]gmail[dot]com.
  • They accept only electronic submissions.
  • Only one submission will be accepted at a time, no multiple submissions.
  • Simultaneous submissions are acceptable, as long as you immediately notify the editors that your piece has been accepted elsewhere.
  • With rare exceptions, writers are not compensated.
  • They are interested in every sort of long-form, original, narrative but previously unpublished manuscript.
  • Should your work be published in a collection at some later date, some standard acknowledgment will be appreciated.


Name: C P Pathakk
Position: Freelance writer, Teacher, Astrologer, Founder of Bihar Literary Club, Editor-in-Chief (The UNIverse Journal)
Email: thejournaluniverse[at]gmail[dot]com 
Phone and WhatsApp: (+91) 7739649970 

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