SmokeLong Quarterly wants flash fiction in multiple genres. Submit anytime; pays $25/story
Crystal Lake Publishing wants short horror stories for its sixth Tales from the Lake anthology. Due Jan. 1; pays 3¢/word.
Cosmic Roots & Eldritch Shores holds four reading periods a year to consider unsolicited submissions, and we are coming up on the next one. They want “science fiction, fantasy, myth, legend, fairy tales, and eldritch.” Pays 6¢/word.
Mischief Corner Books wants LGBTQ+ sci-fi romance novels and novellas for its Lost in the Stars book line. Submit anytime; pays royalties.
Enchanted Conversation: A Fairy Tale Magazine wants fairy tales of 100-500 words for its new flash fiction feature. Payment is $5 per story; submit anytime.
Rattle is accepting submissions of poetry based on artwork from Courtney Carroll. This art seems especially suited for speculative poetry, if you ask me. Due October 31, pays $50.
Nobilis Reed just emailed me to let me know he needs more erotic short fiction for the Nobilis Erotica podcast, a biweekly podcast dedicated to erotic speculative fiction and “the most prolific erotica podcast in the known universe.”
Ninestar Press wants LGBTQIA+ genre novels and novellas on the theme of “Deal with the Devil.”
Nature, the international science magazine, wants science fiction shorts for its speculative fiction column Futures.
Evernight Publishing wants short stories and novellas in all genres of erotic romance for its Romance on the Go multiauthor series.