Submission Guidelines

AnnouncementReviews of short stories welcome (The story should be published in English in any online journal. Pick one or more short story. The story should be available online and published between 2012-2018. Preferably Asian journal/writer. Within 800 words.)

  • 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?