Monday, September 26, 2016

DeadLights - New Market

DeadLights is a new horror fiction magazine.  They have just opened submissions and are looking for flash of 300 to 700 words, shorts of 2000 to 7000 words, poetry, and creative non-fiction of 300 to 3000 words.  Payment is $10 for flash, $50 for shorts, $10 for poetry, and $5 to $10 for creative non-fiction.  Artwork varies from $5 to $80.  The deadline for the first issue is December 15, 2016 and that issue will go live on February 1, 2017.  You can find the details here.

Hat tip to darkmarkets.com

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Angie's Desk - Anthology Calls

Angie has posted her September list of anthology calls.  Thanks, Angie!!

Book Reviewer Yellow Pages - Anthology Call

Book Reviewer Yellow Pages has posted an anthology call.  While the guidelines are a trifle confusing most of the confusion is settled in the comments section.  What they're looking for is short stories in the genres of romance and spooky stories, and essays in the genres of humor and non-fiction uplifting stories (similar to the Chicken Soup essays).  Your pieces should be 7000 to 15,000 words.  The deadline is November 30, 2016 and payment is $100 to $125 depending on word count.  You can find the details here.

Kristell Ink - Anthology Calls

U K based Kristell Ink has posted three speculative fiction anthology calls.  The titles are "Infinate Dysmorphia", "Terra Nullius", and "Holding on by Our Fingertips".  They're looking for stories of 6000 to 10.000 words.  The deadline for all is January 31, 2017 and payment is 10pounds.  You can find the details here.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Oscillate Wildly Press - Anthology Call

Queensland based Oscillate Wildly Press has posted an anthology call for "Monsters Among Us".  They are looking for psychological horror stories up to 7000 words where humans are the monsters.  This would be a good fit for noir crime.  The deadline is November 30, 2016 and payment is 3cents a word.  You can find the details here.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Azoth Khem Publishing - Anthology Call

Azoth Khem Publishing has posted an anthology call for "Carnival of Madness".  They're looking for stories of 5000 to 7000 words set in the world of carnivals.  The deadline is October 20, 2016 and payment is $25.  You can find the details here.

Hat tip to horrortree.com

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Cosmic Roots and Eldritch Shores - Open for Submissions

Cosmic Roots and Eldritch Shores opened their one week reading period today.  They're looking for stories of 1000 words and up in the genres of sci-fi, fantasy, myths, legends, fairy tale, and eldritch (other worldly).  The deadline is September 28, 2016 and payment is 6cents a word for original work and 2cents a word for reprints.  You can find the details here.