Contact Us

For any general questions about the magazine, our writers and editors, or other requests, please email Tara Laskowski at: editors [at]

If you wish to query about an open submission and it’s been longer than six weeks, you can email us at: editors [at]

If you are an artist interested in illustrating stories for SmokeLong, please contact our Art Director, Ashley Inguanta, at: ashleyinguanta [at] with your bio and link to any web sites, etc. (Please do not send attachments unless they are solicited.)

Submit essays and blog posts, pitches, and suggestions to our blog editors via Submittable.

For Fridge Flash submissions (flash fiction by children), please visit our submission guidelines on Submittable.

Book Reviews

SmokeLong is interested in reviewing flash fiction collections from emerging writers, famous authors, independent presses, big publishing houses, and everything in between. Authors and publicists are welcome to submit books for consideration through our Submittable portal. If you are a reviewer, please submit a completed review or query letter detailing your interests and qualifications as a flash fiction reviewer.