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Last Updated: Wednesday, 23 April 2014

23 Market Listings

5 New Markets:
Dia de los Muertos II - 1-time print; h/f/MagReal/lit/dark humor (fic); Pay: pays $30 +copy
She Walks In Shadows - 1-time print/eAntho; speculative genres (fic); Pro: pays CAD6¢/word
Rejected Anthology - 1-time POD/eAntho; any genre (fic); Token: pays $5
Boothworld Industries - 1-time print/PDF; all genres (fic/art); Token: pays $20 +e-copy
Strange Summer Fun - 1-time print; sf/f/light h (fic); Token: pays $10

2 Updated:
Motorcycle Stories - DL extended
This Patchwork Flesh - word count change

This page contains anthology and other one-time markets, which pay Pro (5¢/word & up), Semipro (3-4.99¢/word), Pay (1-2.99¢/word), Token (<1¢/word, shared royalty, or copy/copies), and Charity. Read the complete guidelines carefully before submitting. If in doubt about anything, contact the editor. US ($), UK (£), or EU (€) currency are used unless otherwise noted. Addresses are US unless noted otherwise. These listings are provided in good faith with the belief the info is correct, but accepts no responsibility for any errors or omissions in them. The fact that an entry is listed here is no guarantee that said entity will ever publish anything. "When Filled" anthos will be removed after six (6) months, regardless. Contact with any editor or publisher is at the contributor's own risk -- encourages all potential contributors to do a web search of the editor's and/or publisher's name before submitting to them. Each visitor assumes all risk associated with the use or misuse of the information here.

All Token paying market listings are listed as a courtesy and therefore subject to instant removal if they do not inform me of any change in their guidelines that affects the listing at Any change, no exceptions. No re-listing will be possible.


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  • ANTHOLOGYBUILDER - custom print anthos; all genres (fic) Pay: pro-rata, shared royalty. Words: 1-50k. RT: 1-2 weeks. Reprints: paid only. E-subs: ONLINE FORM. (QS).   [Top]
             PubDate: Varies (anthologies are printed whenever a customer places an order)

  • BIBLICAL LEGIONS ANTHOLOGY SERIES - quarterly series eAnthos (Garden Gnome Publications); all SpecFic genres (fic/flash/nonfic/narrative poem). Pay: <$13/piece. Words: fic=1501-10k; flash=300-1½k; poem=50-500 lines; essays=1k-2½k. RT: <2 weeks after DL. Reprints: query. E-subs: ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Open to Subs: RollingAnnual Deadlines: 23Mar, 23Jun, 23Sep, 23Dec PubDate: ASAP after DL

    NEW LISTING: 03 April 2014   
  • BOOTHWORLD INDUSTRIES - 1-time print/PDF (CreateSpace); all genres, slight perference for h (fic/art). Pay: $20 +e-copy. Words: 1½k-7½k. RT: 2-3 months. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 1 July 2014PubDate: October 2014

    NEW LISTING: 22 April 2014   
  • DIA DE LOS MUERTOS II - 1-time print (Elektrik MilkBath Press); h/f/MagReal/lit/dark humor (fic). Pay: $30 +copy. Words: 1k-5k. RT: 6-8 weeks. Reprints: query. E-subs: YES. (QS).   [Top]
    Opens: 16 May 2014
    Do Not Submit Before!
    Deadline: 1 July 2014, or when filledPubDate: Fall 2014

  • EPIC SAGA PUBLISHING ANTHOLOGIES - POD/PDF (ESP/Lulu); various (see GLs) (fic/nonfic/poem/art - various (see GLs)). Pay: copy +shared royalty (share varies). Words: various (see GLs). RT: after DL. Reprints: yes. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Open: NOW!Deadlines: various (see GLs)PubDates: various (see GLs)

  • THE EXILE BOOK OF NEW CANADIAN NOIR - 1-time print (Exile Editions); all genres of dark noir (fic), CA writers only. Pay: 5¢/word. Words: 1k-8k. RT: Initial=<15 days; Final=<30 days after DL. Reprints: no. E-subs: OFF SITE FORM ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: 12 midnight PDT, 2 July 2014PubDate: 2015

  • FROM OUT OF THE DARK: Horror from the emptiness of the space between the galaxies. - 1-time print/e-book/Kindle (Altair Australia); sf horror (fic). Pay: $75 +print copy. Words: 5k-10k. RT: <12 weeks. Reprints: no. E-subs: YES. (S—queries discouraged).   [Top]
    Deadline: 31 October 2014PubDate: late December 2014 (tentative)

  • I AM THE ABYSS - 1-time print/eAntho/audio (Dark Regions Press); h/df (fic); Kickstarter. Pay: 5¢/word +royalty/copies. Words: 10k-18k. RT: 60-90 days. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 1 October 2014PubDate: November 2014

    UPDATE - 23 April 2014: deadline extended 1 month
  • MOTORCYCLE STORIES - 1-time print (Elektrik Milk Bath Press); h/df/MagReal/lit/humor about motorcycles (fic). Pay: $30 +copy. Words: 1k-5k. RT: 6-8 weeks. Reprints: query. E-subs: PREFERS. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: 15 May 2014PubDate: July 2015

  • THE NEVER NEVER LAND - 1-time print/eAntho (CSFG Publishing); all SpecFic (fic). Pay: AU$30. Words: 1k-5k. RT: by 30Oct14. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Opens: 1 June 2014
    Do Not Submit Before!
    Deadline: 31 August 2014PubDate: April 2015

    NEW LISTING: 11 April 2014   
  • REJECTED ANTHOLOGY - 1-time POD/eAntho (Harren Press); any genre (fic). Pay: $5. Words: 2½k-5½k. RT: after DL. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 30 June 2014, or until filledPubDate: December 2014 (if filled)

    NEW LISTING: 18 April 2014
  • SHE WALKS IN SHADOWS - 1-time print/eAntho (Innsmouth Free Press); Lovecraftian, all spec genres; focus: a woman or female deity (fic), author gender limited (see GLs)! Pay: CAD6¢/word. Words: <4k. RT: by Feb15. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Opens: 15 November 2014
    Do Not Submit Before!
    Deadline: 15 December 2014PubDate: Fall 2015

  • SPINDLES - 1-time eAntho (Eggplant Literary); retold fairy tales with POC/LGBT/disabled characters & non-WesternEur/non-NAmer settings (fic/poem/art). Pay: fic=5¢/word; poem=$1/line ($20 min/$40 max); art=not specified. Words: <5k. RT: fic/poem=not specified; art=2-4 weeks. Reprints: no. E-subs: YES. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: 30 April 2014PubDate: 2014

  • STRANGELY FUNNY II - annual POD/eAntho (Mystery & Horror, LLC); h/df/urban f with humor & supernatural or paranormal elements (fic/art). Pay: shared 25% net royalty ($5 advance) +print copy. Words: 2k-6k. RT: <3 months. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 1 May 2014, or when filledPubDate: June 2014

    NEW LISTING: 26 March 2014
  • STRANGE SUMMER FUN - 1-time print (Whortleberry Press); sf/f/light h (fic). Pay: $10. Words: <4k. RT: after DL. Reprints: yes, if informed. E-subs: ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: 1 May 2014PubDate: 1 June 2014

  • THAT HOODOO, VOODOO, THAT YOU DO - 1-time print/eAntho (Angelic Knight Publishing); h/df (fic). Pay: shared royalty; digital=50%, print=25%. Words: 3k-5k. RT: 2-3 months. Reprints: query. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 1 June 2014PubDate: 14 October 2014

  • THIRD FLATIRON ANTHOLOGIES - quarterly eAnthos (Third Flatiron); sf/f/h (fic). Pay: 3¢/word (possible royalty). Words: 1½k-3k. RT: 3-8 weeks. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   Reading Periods: see GLs.   [Top]

  • THIRTEEN VOLUME THREE - annual print/eAntho/PDF (13Horror Ltd); h/sf (fic). Pay: 1 copy. Words: no limits. RT: <2 weeks. Reprints: yes. E-subs: ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: ongoingPubDate: Winter 2013

    UPDATE - 24 March 2014: word count lowered from 10k to 8k   
  • THIS PATCHWORK FLESH: QUILTBAG Horror - 1-time print/eAntho (Exile Editions); h with speculative element, however slight (fic). Pay: 5¢/word. Words: <8k. RT: <1 month after DL. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Opens: 1 June 2014
    Do Not Submit Before!
    Deadline: 31 August 2014PubDate: Fall 2015

  • THRESHOLDS - 1-time print/eAntho (Dreadful Cafe); all genres (fic/art). Pay: 1.9-3.1¢/word (avg., based on length, see GLs). Words: <25k. RT: <1 month. Reprints: query. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: until filledPubDate: Fall 2014

  • TORN PAGES - 1-time print (Weird Bard Press); see Genre/Themes section of GLs (fic). Pay: 2¢/word. Words: 1k-5k. RT: <1 month or before 01Jul. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 31 May 2014, or when filledPubDate: Fall/Winter 2014

  • WHORTLEBERRY PRESS ANTHOLOGIES - print (Whortleberry Press); most genres (fic). Pay: $10. Words: 2-4k. RT: a week or so. Reprints: query. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Opens: see online GLsDeadline: see online GLsPubDate: see online GLs

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