Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Over at the Ellery Queen Something is Going to Happen blog there's an interesting essay about the effects of teaching crime fiction to college students. You can read it here.
Hysterical is a new market looking for submissions to their first issue. Only women, femmes, or non-binary persons may submit. They're looking for humor, poetry, non-fiction, and fiction up to 5000 words. The deadline is August 1, 2018 and payment is $50.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
It's been a while since I've mentioned Dale Cameron Lowry's blog. If you're a writer it's one you should keep in mind because he posts paying markets almost daily in a variety of genres. Here's a link to his market listings page.
I found two anthology calls posted for Spectre Press. The first is "The Realm of British Folklore" with a deadline of October 31, 2018 and payment of one penny sterling per word. The second is for "The Children of Clark Ashton Smith". Here they're looking for fantasy stories in the vein of Clark Ashton Smith. The deadline is January 31, 2019 and payment is one penny sterling. You'll find examples and tips of what they're looking for in the guidelines.
Monday, April 23, 2018
Just a reminder that Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing is looking for dark flash fiction up to 1500 words in the genres of horror, sci-fi, crime, and noir to be published in their newsletter. The stories are also considered for their Dark Moon Magazine. Payment is $25. You can find the details here, just scroll down the page. The site says that the magazine is open for submissions but their Submittable page says no.