Magazines, Webzines, & Journals

Taking Submissions: Unnerving Magazine Issue 1

Deadline: November 15th 2016 or until filled Payment: 1¢ per word Link: Unnerving Magazine Unnerving Magazine accepts short story submissions of horror, dark science fiction (light), dark fantasy and dark literary. Generally leaning strongly toward horror over other genres. Sex, gore and violence are welcome in moderation. The same goes for bizarro works, nothing too…

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Taking Submissions: Forty Flashes

Submissions Period: September 1st 2016 – October 31st 2016 Payment: $6 Link: Whortleberry Press Dear Whortleberry Friends; Hope you had a fun and happy summer. But September is almost here – that means it’s time to start on our next book! We’re trying something different this time. The title is FORTY FLASHES, and the idea…

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Taking Submissions: The Book of Blasphemous Words

Deadline: October 31st 2016 Payment: $15 Link: A Murder of Storytellers Deadline: October 31, 2016 Payment: $15 and contributor’s copy Theme: Not so long ago, human beings were cursed with fear. They clamored for hope in a world of boundless suffering and death. They called out to the heavens and summoned gods. They crafted religions…

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Taking Submissions: In Our Bodies

Submissions Period: September 15th 2016 – October 15th 2016 Payment: $10 Link: Disquieted Dreams Press In Our Bodies (Body Horror): Submissions open 08/13/16-10/15/2016 What we are looking for: Body Horror. Specifically, stories to make our readers skin crawl. Mutations, disease, or  mutilation- we want it all! Pay $10 per story Word Count 2000-5000 words Anticipated…

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Taking Submissions: 2016 World Unknown Review (Volume III)

Deadline: October 31st 2016 Payment: $15 – $30 Link: L.S. Engler Submissions for the 2016 World Unknown Review (Volume III) are now OPEN! This is an exciting new literary review with a strong focus on independent authors, though anyone is welcome. If you are interested, please consider the following regulations before submitting. We look forward…

Magazines, Webzines, & Journals

Ongoing Submissions: Phantaxis

Payment: 1 cent per 2 words Link: Phantaxis Short Stories Original, unique, thrilling and previously unpublished science fiction or fantasy short stories Any science fiction or fantasy theme, style or story type is acceptable! Do not send us serials, fan fiction or reprints Length: 1,000 to 15,000 words Format: Do not insert short stories into…

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Taking Submissions: Shattered Space

Submissions Period: August 1st 2016 – October 31st 2016 Payment: 1 cent USD per word Link: Tacitus Publishing Tacitus Publishing’s 2016 anthology project is – SHATTERED SPACE.  We are looking for short fiction (1,500 to 5,000 words) that takes place in space and has a strong horror element.  This can include aliens, ghosts, or disturbing…

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Taking Submissions: Horror Library Volume 6

Submissions Period: July 15th 2016 – September 15th 2016 Payment: 3 cents per word Link: Farolight Publishing Title: +Horror Library+ Volume 6 Editor: Eric J. Guignard Imprint: Cutting Block Books Submissions Accepted: July 15, 2016 – September 15, 2016 Projected Release Date: April 2017 (both print and e-format) Payment: Three cents per word and one…