Anthologies

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…

Anthologies

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…

Anthologies

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Payment: 1 cent per 2 words Link: Phantaxis Short Stories Original, unique, thrilling and previously unpublished science fiction or fantasy short stories Any science fiction or fantasy theme, style or story type is acceptable!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…

Anthologies

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…

Anthologies

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…

Anthologies

Taking Submissions: In a Cat’s Eye

Deadline: August 30th 2016 (or until filled) Payment: 2¢ per word Link: Pole to Pole Publishing Pole to Pole Publishing is seeking original science fiction, fantasy and horror stories of 3,000-5,000 words (firm) to be published in the In a Cat’s Eye anthology, slated for publication October 2016. “In a cat’s eye, all things belong…

Anthologies

Taking Submissions: A Breath from the Sky

Deadline: January 31st 2017 Payment: .03CAD per word Link: Martian Migraine Press Martian Migraine Press is now open to submissions for our fifth annual anthology… A Breath from the Sky The full title of this book will be A Breath from the Sky: Unusual Stories of Possession As long-time readers and authors involved with MMP…