Do you have those fiction magazine submissions ready? There are some great literary magazines accepting submissions in May, and you have more than a week to get your stories ready for publication. Crab Orchard Review This is one of many literary magazines accepting submissions from fiction writers in May. They’re looking for fiction and other creative writing for a special issue following this theme: “A World of Flavors – Writers on Food and Drink.” This is one of the more prestigious literary journals that will give you an impressive byline but not much monetary compensation. American Short Fiction Keep Reading!