Always Crashing is a magazine of fiction, poetry, and nameless things around and in-between. We publish one print issue per year and feature online content year-round. We are headquartered in Chicago and Pittsburgh.

Always Crashing is reader supported: we do not charge submission fees from writers, and we receive no institutional support. If you’d like to find out more about supporting Always Crashing, please visit our Patreon page.

Work from Always Crashing has been selected for inclusion in Best Microfiction 2019 and The Best Small Fictions 2019.


Jessica Berger and James Tadd Adcox

Managing Editor

Helenmary Sheridan


Reneé Gasbarre


Matthew Kosinski, Gesina Phillips, Emily Kiernan

TWITTER: @acrashing

FACEBOOK: facebook.com/alwayscrashing