Submission Guidelines

  • Send in your best work. Basic editing is expected. Fiction only.
  • Literary fiction preferred, other genres also welcome.
  • Maximum of two stories per submission.
  • Please paste your story/stories in a single word document, Times New Roman, 12 pt.
  • The document should be named as ‘Author name,Piece title’
  • Word count limit- 5OOO
  • Send your submission to ‘’ as an attachment only.
  • Subject of the mail:  Submission- Author name- Piece title
  • Please paste a third-person bio in the mail.
  • Submission doesn’t guarantee publication, if chosen for publication, the editor will work with the author on editing the piece.
  • Kaani does not pay.
  • Simultaneous submissions allowed. Please notify us immediately if accepted elsewhere.
  • Plagiarism is not taken lightly. We will spread the word if you turn out to be a plagiarist.
  • We are reading for ISSUE 3, what are you waiting for?