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Speculative fiction is weird, almost unclassifiable. It’s fantasy, sci-fi, horror, and literary.
We want it all. Send us your strange, misshapen stories.
Please see our Submissions page for all details.

SHORT FICTION

We are currently CLOSED

We are closed for short stories (between 1k-5k words) but will reopen between February 15-28 that are based on the SYMMETRY theme and follow our guidelines.

Cover art by Erika Hollice

POETRY

We are currently CLOSED

We are closed for poetry but will reopen between February 15-28 that are based on the SYMMETRY theme and follow our guidelines.


Cover art by Erika Hollice

FLASH FICTION

Currently OPEN

Open monthly between the 1st-14th to previously unpublished fiction under 1k words based on the monthly photo prompt. December: Jungjin Lee

Countdown to next Quarterly Open Submission Period - February 15-28, 2023 for Issue 22: Symmetry

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CURRENT ISSUE - Issue 20: nostalgia

EDITORIAL

Nostalgia Editorial by Guest Editor Sabrina Vourvoulias

SHORT FICTION

The Hungry Tree by Auden Patrick
A, B, B, A by Russell Nichols
Solo le quedaron ocho (Then There Were Eight) Por elena félix
Wing/Flower by Endria Isa Richardson
Entre cráteres, nosotros Por Ana Hurtado

POEMS

Backward Compatibility (Quinceañera on a Generation Ship) by Katherine Quevedo
Icarus, and the Truths That Bore Him by Jessica Cho

ESSAYS

The Ghosts of Goodbyes by Marie Baca Villa
Erika Holice’s Nostalgia Cover Art by Rebecca Bennett

Banner and Issue 20 Cover art by Erika Hollice

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