How long does it take for a submission to be reviewed? July 23, 2020 17:03 Updated All submissions are reviewed by our moderators with 24 hours of submission. If it's been over 24 hours and your story still hasn't been published, here are a few reasons why that may be. Related articles It's been 24 hours and my story still hasn't been published. How do I submit my story? My draft wasn't approved. What's a "read"? How is it calculated? I want to edit a published story.