Appointment at 10.30

Submissions for Appointment at 10.30 Pure Slush Vol. 22 will open on 1st September 2021.

Your Appointment at 10.30 submission must be:

  • original, so previously unpublished online or in print (so that includes authors’ websites and blogs)
  • 150 word minimum limit for fiction and non-fiction, stories and essays / maximum 1000 words
  • 80 word minimum limit for poetry / maximum 1000 words. (That’s 80 to 1000 words for each poem: maximum number of poems you can submit is 5.)
  • must include something about an appointment or meeting or assignation or rendezvous or gathering at 10.30 … a.m. or p.m. … you choose!

You must be minimum 18 years of age to submit.

If you have any questions, please email

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