Workers Write! has opened submissions for issue #14, "Tales From the Cafe". They're looking for stories of 500 to 5000 words that are set in the food industry sector. The deadline is December 31, 2017 and payment is $5 to $50 depending on length. You can find the details here.
My apologies: I just noticed this morning that I said this market was Writers Write! but that's not the case, it's Workers Write! Maybe I've just heard that writers write phrase so often that it just comes natural to write it down.
Thursday, July 20, 2017
UK based Argosy Magazine is open for submissions for "Volume 3: Collapsed Binary". They're looking for stories over 4500 words featuring women as the protagonists. There's no deadline listed and payment is a royalty split. They also have a listing of themes for which they're asking for story queries, one of which is for crime fiction. You can find the details here.
I ran across an interesting article in Down East magazine by Jaed Coffin called "The Mystery of Maine Mystery Writers".
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Baobab Press has posted an anthology call for "This Side of the Divide". They're seeking short fiction of 3000 to 5000 word that explores the United States West. The deadline is October 31, 2017 and payment is $100. You can find the details here. Just scroll down to the bottom of the page. Also note that this is being put together with an MFA program so they'll be looking for literary stories.
The Write Naked blog is open for blog post queries for non-fiction posts about writing. There is a list of ideas to get you started. Your post should be 450 to 650 words in length but remember, you have to query our idea first. The deadline is September 30, 2017 and payment is $50. You can find the details here.