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Last Updated: Wednesday, 18 October 2017

15 Market Listings

Fresh Listed:
DeadSteam - 1-time POD/eAntho; dreadpunk/steampunk/gothic h (fic); pays $25 +copy
Strange Economics - 1-time POD/Kindle; sf & f (fic); pays CAD1½¢/word
Welcome to Pacific City - 1-time POD/eAntho; preset world; urban sf/f/h (fic); pays min. $15 +copy

Fresh Updated:
After the Orange - e-mail address changes


Closed Anthologies 2016-2017 (archive info only—do not submit to these!)

Closed Anthologies 2001-2015 (archive info only—do not submit to these!)

Markets listed on this page contain anthology and other one-time markets, which pay Pro (see Pro page description for details), Semipro (see Semipro page description for details), Pay (see Pay page description for details), Token (see Token page description for details), and "for Charity" anthologies.

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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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This logo (DLS) is a link to a pertinent editor interview at D.L. Snell's Market Scoops!
(Be aware that these interviews may be quite old and not pertinent at this time.)

UPDATE - 29 September 2017: contact & submission e-mail addresses changed
  • AFTER THE ORANGE - 1-time print, maybe eAntho (B Cubed Press); sf/f/h (fic/poem). Pay: 2¢/word +equal shared royalty. Words: 500-5k. RT: <60 day after DL. Reprints: query. E-subs: PREFERS E-MAIL. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 15 December 2017PubDate: Spring 2018

  • BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY - (annual reprint antho) annual print (Houghton Mifflin); sf/f (h with sf or f elements OK) (fic). Pay: pro. Words: <17,499. RT: no rejects sent; accepts sent only by March of year after PubDate. Reprints: only. E-subs: OFF SITE FORM ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Annual Deadlines: 31 DecemberAnnual PubDate: October

  • BROKEN METROPOLIS: Queer Tales of a City That Never Was - 1-time/maybe annual print (Mason Jar Press); sf/f/urban f (flash/fic). Pay: flash=$10; fic=$25; +print copy. Words: flash=<1k; fic=1k-6k (prefers 3k-4k). RT: 30 days +/-. Reprints: no. E-subs: SUBMITTABLE FORM ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: 9 December 2017, or when filledPubDate: July 2018

    NEW LISTING: 09 October 2017   
  • DEADSTEAM - 1-time POD/eAntho (Grimmer & Grimmer Books); dreadpunk/steampunk/gothic h (fic). Pay: $25 +copy. Words: 2k-8k. RT: <5 days. Reprints: yes. E-subs: E-MAIL ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 1 December 2017PubDate: October 2018

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

  • GHOSTS ON DRUGS - 1-time print/eAntho (TBD); comedy/f/sf/h and more, in any combination (fic). Pay: <2½k=15¢/word; >2½k=6¢/word; + shared royalty. Words: <7½k (generally). RT: <30 days. Reprints: query. E-subs: E-MAIL ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: until filledPubDate: TBD

  • A HAND OF KNAVES - 1-time print/eAntho (CSFG Publishing); any speculative genre (fic/poem); for AU &/or CSFG members only. Pay: AU$30 +2 copies. Words: <5k. RT: <10 days. Reprints: no. E-subs: E-MAIL ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 15 November 2017PubDate: 2018

  • MCSI: Magical Crime Scene Investigation - 1-time print/eAntho/possible audio (Otter Libris); urban f (fic). Pay: $25 +print copy. Words: 3k-10k (query if +/-). RT: <8 weeks. Reprints: query (pays $10 +copy). E-subs: E-MAIL ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 31 January 2018PubDate: 31 August 2018

  • OTHER COVENANTS: Alternate Histories of the Jewish People - 1-time print/eAntho (ChiZine Publications); AltHist, other sf/f elements OK (fic/poem). Pay: CA8¢/word. Words: ½k-15k (query if >10k). RT: initial=<30 days; final=30 days after DL. Reprints: yes (but perfers original). E-subs: MOKSHA FORM ONLY. (Q).   SFWA   [Top]
    Deadline: 4 February 2018, 11:59 PM ESTPubDate: Fall 2019

    NEW LISTING: 02 October 2017
  • STRANGE ECONOMICS - 1-time POD/Kindle (Kindle Direct Publishing); sf & f (fic). Pay: CAD1½¢/word. Words: <10k. RT: <2 months. Reprints: no. E-subs: E-MAIL ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 30 October 2017PubDate: December 2017

    MARKET NOTE: open year round anthologies; new theme each quarter (see GLs)
  • THIRD FLATIRON ANTHOLOGIES - quarterly themed eAnthos (Third Flatiron Publishing LLC); sf/f/h/humor (fic/humorous flash & short essays). Pay: 6¢/word +online copy. Words: fic=1½k-3k; humor essays=<600. RT: <8 weeks. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. Juliana Rew, Editor (Q).   Reading Periods & Themes: see GLs.   (DLS)   [Top]

    NEW LISTING: 19 September 2017
  • WELCOME TO PACIFIC CITY - 1-time POD/eAntho; preset world (Createspace-POD/Amazon KDP-eAntho); urban sf/f/h (fic). Pay: min. $15 +copy. Words: 1k-7½k. RT: <90 days. Reprints: query. E-subs: E-MAIL ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 30 November 2017PubDate: February 2018

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

  • YEAR'S BEST HARDCORE HORROR VOLUME 3 - annual print/eAntho/audio (Comet Press); h (fic/poem), 2017 reprints only. Pay: 1¢/word. Words: <10k (flexible). RT: 2-4 months. Reprints: ONLY. E-subs: E-MAIL ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 31 December 2017PubDate: 1 June 2018

  • THE 2019 YOUNG EXPLORER'S ADVENTURE GUIDE - annual print/eAntho (Dreaming Robot Press); middle grade sf (fic). Pay: 6¢/word. Words: 3k-6k. RT: by 31 March 2018. Reprints: query. E-subs: ON SITE FORM ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: 31 December 2017PubDate: December 2018

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