Opportunities for Writers

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  1. Reckoning 7: Theme: Oceans. Deadline: September 22. There are no fees to submit. Payment is 8 cents per word (US) for prose, $30 per page for poetry, art negotiable, minimum $25 per piece.
  2. Crack In The Code: Theme: Cybernated Stories of Rebellion. Deadline: September 30. Payment: $0.08/word. Word Limit: 7,500 words.
  3. Unspeakable Horror 3: Theme: Great terror growing from the LGBTQIA community’s great strides forward. Deadline: September 30. Payment: $0.10/word. Word Limit: 6,000 words.
  4. Rhonda Parrish Anthology: Theme: Women and the Sea. Deadline: September 30. Payment: CAD $50. Word Limit: 7,500 words.
  5. Gothic Romance: Theme: Gothic Romance. Deadline: September 30. Payment: $0.08/word. Word Limit: 2,000 to 6,000 words.
  6. Weird Horror Magazine: Theme: Horror and Weird Stories. Deadline: September 30. Payment: $0.015/word. Word Limit: 500 to 6,000 words.
  7. Night Terror Novels: Theme: Something Wicked—Stories about autumn, Halloween, or witchcraft. Deadline: September 30. Payment: 10 pounds. Word Limit: 2,000 words.
  8. TDOTSPEC: Theme: Science Fiction. Deadline: October 4. Payment: $3/word for Original Stories and $1/word for Reprints.
  9. The Other Stories Podcast: Theme: Varied. Deadline: October 15 to January 15 depending on Theme. Payment: 15 pounds. Word Limit: 2,000 words.
  10. Clarkesworld Magazine: Theme: Science Fiction. Word Limit: 1,000 to 22,000 words. Payment: $0.12/word.
  11. The Dread Machine: Theme: Science Fiction, Cyberpunk and Speculative Fiction. Word Limit: 5,500 words for Original Stories and 7,000 words for Reprints. Payment: $0.05/word for Original Stories and $0.01 for Reprints.
  12. Flash Point Science Fiction: Theme: Speculative Fiction Word Limit: 100 to 1,000 words. Payment: $15/story.
  13. Underland Arcana: Theme: Speculative Fiction or Horror. Word Limit: 1,000 to 5,000 words. Payment: $0.01/word.
  14. Tree and Stone: Theme: Original Fiction (LGBTQIA+ Themed Stories Preferred.) Word Limit: 6,000 words. Payment: $0.02/word till 1,000 words, a flat $20 for stories above 1,000 words.
  15. The Dark City: Theme: Crime. Word Limit: 1,000 to 7,500 words. Payment: $25 per story.
  16. Tales from the Moonlit Path: Theme: Dark, Eerie, Speculative Stories. Deadline: October 13 Word Limit: 2,000 words. Payment: $10 per story.
  17. Metamorphosis Magazine: Theme: Science Fiction or Fantasy. Word Limit: 500 to 10,000 words (2,000 to 6,000 words preferred). Payment: $0.01/word.
  18. Bard and Sages Publishing: Theme: Speculative Fiction. Word Limit: 20,000 words. Payment: $30 to 50 depending on the length of the story.