For Readers

For Readers
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What We Publish

  • The Kermudgeon publishes original fiction, essays, poetry, rants, music, and other content of interest to the editors and readers of the site.
  • You are invited to submit writing prompts and similar ideas for new content. If you're interested in being a guest author, please see For Authors, or contact us.
  • See our contents for a comprehensive list of published stories and an incomprehensive (possibly incomprehensible) list of upcoming stories.

When We Publish

  • Featured Content is published between 12:00 and 16:00 UTC on Mondays, fortnightly.
  • The Site Newsletter is published as needed—typically monthly or less.
  • Extra Content is published as needed—typically daily or less.

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