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Last Updated: Tuesday, 22 July 2014

25 Market Listings

4 New Markets:
Second Contacts - 1-time print/eAntho; sf (fic); PAY: pays CA2¢/word (max: CA$130)
Golden Age - 1-time eAntho; sf (fic); TOKEN: pays $20 +shared royalty
Panverse Four - annual POD/eAntho; sf/slipstrm/f (fic); TOKEN: pays $200 +2 copies
All That's Left of Yesterday - 1-time POD/eAntho; h/dark sf/dark f (fic); PAY: pays 1¢/word

2 Updated:
Motorcycle Stories - DL extended yet again
Biblical Legions - new 2014 DLs

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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NEW LISTING: 24 June 2014
  • ALL THAT'S LEFT OF YESTERDAY - 1-time POD/eAntho (Dark Opus Press); h/dark sf/dark f (fic). Pay: 1¢/word. Words: 2k-5k. RT: <1 month. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: 31 July 2014PubDate: October 2014

  • 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)

  • APOTHEOSIS - 1-time POD/eAntho (Simian Publishing); Lovecraft Mythos (fic). Pay: 3¢/word. Words: 2k-7k. RT: <1 month. Reprints: yes. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Opens: 1 November 2014
    Do Not Submit Before!
    Deadline: 31 December 2014PubDate: Spring 2015

    UPDATE - 12 July 2014: new 2014 deadlines   
  • 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: Rolling2014 Deadlines: 23Mar, 23Aug, 23Nov PubDate: ASAP after DL

  • BLURRING THE LINE - 1-time print/eAntho (Cohesion Press); h (fic). Pay: 8¢/word. Words: <5k. RT: <1 month. Reprints: no. E-subs: PREFERS. (QS).   [Top]
    Opens: 1 August, 2014
    Do Not Submit Before!
    Deadline: 31 October, 2014PubDate: Feb/Mar 2015

  • 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]
    Deadline: 15 August 2014, or when filledPubDate: late October 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)

  • 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)

    NEW LISTING: 13 July 2014
  • GOLDEN AGE - 1-time eAntho (Long Count Press); golden age sf (fic). Pay: $20 +shared royalty. Words: 3k-10k. RT: <1 month. Reprints: yes. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 30 September 2014PubDate: Q4 2014

  • 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 - 16 July 2014: deadline extended yet one more month; needs quality submissions!
  • 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 August 2014PubDate: July or August 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]
    Deadline: 31 August 2014PubDate: April 2015

  • OUR WORLD OF HORROR - 1-time print/eAntho (Eldritch Press); h (fic). Pay: 5¢/word. Words: <5k (query if longer). RT: <90 days. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: open until filledPubDate: TBA, Fall of this year

    NEW LISTING: 13 July 2014   
  • PANVERSE FOUR - annual POD/eAntho (Panverse Publishing LLC); sf/slipstrm/f (fic). Pay: $200 +2 copies. Words: 17½k-40k. RT: <60 days. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. Dario Ciriello, Editor (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: 30 September 2014, or until filledPubDate: early 2015

  • PURPLE SUN PRESS ANTHOLOGY - 1-time print/eAntho (Purple Sun Press); f only (fic). Pay: 1¢/word +5 print copies. Words: 1k-7½k. RT: 3-6 months. Reprints: no. E-subs: YES. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 30 September 2014PubDate: 2015 (TBD)

  • SCHOOLBOOKS & SORCERY - 1-time print/eAntho (Circlet Press/Gressive Press); urban f (fic), YA (queer-friendly encouraged). Pay: 2¢/word min. (Kickstarter may up pay). Words: 2k-7k. RT: <2 months. Reprints: no. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Deadline: 15 August 2014PubDate: 2014 or 2015

    NEW LISTING: 22 July 2014   
  • SECOND CONTACTS - 1-time print/eAntho (Bundoran Press); sf (fic). Pay: CA2¢/word (max: CA$130). Words: <10k (prefers 3½k-6½K). RT: <2 months. Reprints: query. E-subs: ONLY. (QS).   [Top]
    Opens: 15 September 2014
    Do Not Submit Before!
    Deadline: 15 January 2015PubDate: October 2015

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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]
    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 July 2014PubDate: 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

  • 2014 YOUNG EXPLORER'S ADVENTURE GUIDE - annual print/eAntho (Dreaming Robot Press); sf (fic). Pay: 6¢/word. Words: 3k-6k. RT: <3 weeks. Reprints: query. E-subs: ONLY. (Q).   [Top]
    Deadline: 31 August 2014PubDate: December 2014

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