Subgenres: Speculative Fiction

Lori Galvin

Aevitas Creative Management
19 West 21st Street
Suite 501
New York, NY 10010

Sword & Kettle Press

Established in 2015, Sword & Kettle Press is a tiny independent publishing house. They publish inclusive feminist fantasy and speculative writing, create resources for writers and publishers, and make beautiful books.

Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Jan 31
Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction

Digging Press

Digging Press is an independent publisher with a strong commitment to fostering experimentation and cultural inclusion in the realms of literature and visual arts. We believe that diversity of voices and eclecticism are essential components of a... Read more

Reading Period: 
Nov 1 to Feb 28
Temporarily closed to submissions
Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction

Five South

Five South is a twice-yearly literary journal with a focus on the story found within poetry or fiction. They like good stories. They publish flash fiction, poetry, humor, nonfiction, and longer fiction. See their guidelines for more... Read more

Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Translation

The Plentitudes

The Plentitudes is a quarterly international literary journal showcasing captivating short stories, personal essays, and poetry from diverse voices. They believe in the power of writing—in its plentitudes of forms, styles, and modes of... Read more

Reading Periods: 
Jan 1 to Feb 28
Apr 1 to May 31
Jul 1 to Jul 31
Oct 1 to Oct 31
Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction

Variety Pack

Variety Pack tries to live up their namesake! A bedrock of diverse voices, expressing a variety of arts & letters. Open to both genre and literary. Sure there’s an aesthetic, but it’s a broad atlas rather than a narrow stream!

Reading Periods: 
Jun 15 to Sep 15
Mar 15 to May 15
Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Translation

Novel Slices

Novel Slices is dedicated solely to novel excerpts. Excerpts should feel like they come from novels that want to be read—they may pop readers into the action and leave them hanging at the end. They do not have to feel “complete... Read more

Reading Periods: 
Feb 26 to Apr 30
Aug 24 to Oct 31
Genres Published: 
Fiction

After Dinner Conversation: Philosophy | Ethics Short Story Magazine

After Dinner Conversation publishes short stories (1,500 to 7,000 words), of any genre, that ask interesting ethical and/or philosphical questions in a narrative format.

Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Genres Published: 
Fiction, Creative Nonfiction

Flare Journal

Flare is an international literary journal founded by a dedicated group of writers, photographers, and artists to explore the complexity of the human experience. They hope that their journal is able to empower through that mission.

Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction

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