Updated list of paying spec fiction short story markets: March 2016

Spring is Coming. True, that doesn’t sound as ominous as the Stark family tagline, but hey it’s a happy time.  A time for flowers, a time for rebirth. A time for writing. And amazingly, a time for adding a whole slew of new paying markets, several of them paying pro rates.

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If you do find this list useful, come say hi on Facebook, I’m C.R.Hodges.Author.


The following markets have been added:

  • Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction
  • Metaphorosis
  • Liminal
  • Bracken
  • Farstrider
  • Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet
  • Flash Fiction Press
  • Compelling Science Fiction
  • Cricket

The following markets have reopened:

  • Kaleidotrope
  • PodCastle
  • Shoreline to Infinity
  • Shroud Quarterly

The following markets have temporarily closed:

  • Betwixt
  • Ares
  • Liminal
  • Farstrider
  • Abyss & Apex
  • Dark Fuse
  • Nameless
  • Uncanny
  • Freeze Frame Fiction
  • Third Flatiron

The following markets have permanently closed / appear to be dead / website down:

  • Unstuck
  • Tor (unsolicited submissions only)
  • Scigentasy

Other changes:

  • Lakeside Circus has increased its pay rate
  • Electric Spec has an updated link
  • Kasma has an updated link
  • Kzine has an updated link
  • T. Gene Davis’s Speculative Blog has increased its pay rate

Keep on writin’.

CR Hodges

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