News for Writers

Submit Your Stories to Havok Magazine

Submit Your Stories to Havok Magazine

If y’all aren’t following Havok magazine, you should be. This flash fiction magazine is the place to get your quick hits of speculative fiction, and it’s a great paying market for you to submit to. Each issue of Havok has a theme, and submitted stories must fit the theme. Below are themes for upcoming issues. […]

Three Paying Short Fiction Markets

Three Paying Short Fiction Markets

Through a Facebook friend, I recently discovered a trio of speculative fiction podcasts that are looking for stories. They are produced by a group called Escape Artists, and are available on iTunes or through their individual websites. The podcasts have good production values, and the stories are read by excellent voiceover artists. These are not […]

New Publisher: Brimstone Fiction

New Publisher: Brimstone Fiction

Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas launched a new imprint, Brimstone Fiction, which will publish the speculative genres. The company is specifically looking for Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and YA speculative. Brimstone publishes in print, e-book, and audio, with plans to release two books a quarter. Brimstone’s guidelines indicate it will accept manuscripts from 55,000 to […]

Splashdown Books changes business model

Splashdown Books changes business model

Grace Bridges, owner of Splashdown Books, recently changed the company’s business model from royalty share to an author co-op. Under the royalty share plan, books were published with no cash investment by the author. Now, authors will pay Bridges for the editing of their books, but will retain all rights and royalties while effectively self-publishing […]

Publisher: Lycaon Press

Publisher: Lycaon Press

Canada-based Lycaon Press is the newest addition to our Publishers List. Lycaon is a royalty-paying publisher specializing in Young Adult novels. We are looking for paranormal, fantasy, science fiction, general fiction, or anything that targets young adults.— Lycaon Press The company has several subgenre imprints: Get Steamed!—steampunk Shifterized—paranormal stories with shifters Parawho?—paranormal stories without shifters […]

Publisher: Charlie Dawg Press

Publisher: Charlie Dawg Press

Charlie Dawg Press, a small publisher in Kansas City, Mo., started out as an author services firm (charging authors to produce books), but to have more control over the quality of the manuscripts they publish, shifted its business model to that of a traditional publisher (they pay the author, not the other way around). I […]

Publisher: Anaiah Press

Publisher: Anaiah Press

We have a new addition to the Publishers page. Anaiah Press is a Christian publisher handling a variety of fiction and nonfiction genres. The Anaiah Presence imprint includes adult genre fiction, focusing on speculative fiction, thriller and suspense, science fiction, supernatural, and dystopian. The editors in this imprint are looking for books that are “light […]