Literary magazines - whether in print or online - offer opportunities for non-fiction and fiction
Bag of Tricks (Tools of the Trade)

Literary Magazines: Are You Utilizing This Creative Outlet?

Finding somewhere to pitch a hot story? That isn't tough. And when your imagination runs wild, you can easily find markets for speculative fiction. But what about personal essays? Or creative non-fiction? How about poetry? Writers need somewhere to submit their more cerebral work. And that's where the literary magazines of the world come in.

Brain Break (English Class)

Broadening Your Brain Pool

Everyone knows reading and writing go hand-in-hand. And the majority of writers read the genre they write. It keeps you current on what's happening in publishing, fuels fresh ideas, and lets you live in the worlds that keep you happiest. But you can't overlook another important section in the bookstore if you want to keep your writing sharp. And the answer will probably surprise you.