Last Changed: Monday, 19 July 2021 8 Market Listings
Changed in the Last Month:
Texas Road Kill Vol. 6: past deadline; moved to antho archives 02 July 2021
Closed Anthologies 2016 & Up (archive info only—do not submit to these former markets!)
Closed Anthologies 2001-2015 (archive info only—do not submit to these former markets!)
Markets listed on this page contain anthology and other one-time markets, which pay Pro (see Pro page description for details), Semipro (see Semipro page description for details), Pay (see Pay page description for details), Token (see Token page description for details), and "for Charity" anthologies that do not include a significant amount of material written by the publisher(s), editor(s), or staff.
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*PRO REPRINT ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY - (annual reprint antho) annual print (Houghton Mifflin); sf/f (h with sf or f elements OK) (fic). Pay: pro. Words: <17,499. RT: no rejects sent; accepts sent only by March of year after PubDate. Reprints: only. E-subs: OFF SITE FORM ONLY. (Q). [Top]
Annual Deadlines: 31 December Annual PubDate: October
*TOKEN ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
DEAD STREAM II - 1-time POD/eAntho (Grimmer & Grimmer Books); dreadpunk/dark steampunk/gothic h (fic). Pay: $25 +POD copy. Words: 3k-8k. RT: <5 days. Reprints: yes. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. (QS). [Top]
Deadline: 16 August 2021 PubDate: October 2021
*SHARED ROYALTY YEAR ROUND ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
EPIC SAGA PUBLISHING ANTHOLOGIES - POD (Lightning Source)/e-book; various (see GLs) (fic/nonfic/poem/art - various (see GLs). Pay: shared royalty (varies) + copy. Words: various (see GLs). RT: after DL. Reprints: yes. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. (QS). [Top]
Open: NOW! Deadlines: various (see GLs) PubDates: various (see GLs)
*PRO ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
LIFE BEYOND US: An Original Anthology of SF Stories & Science Essays - 1-time print/eAntho (Laksa Media Groups Inc.); sf, original or translated (flash/fic). Pay: author=8¢/word; translator=8¢/english word (if applicable). Words: 1k-5k. RT: 1-3 months. Reprints: no. E-subs: OFF SITE FORM ONLY. (Q). [Top]
Opens: 1 July 2021
Do Not Submit Before!
Deadline: 20 August 2021 Reading Period: 1 July to 15 October 2021 PubDate: September 2022
*SHARED ROYALTY ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
PALINDROMEDARY 2020 - semi-annual, irregular eAntho (Big Leaf, LLC); any genre (palindromes only). Pay: pro rata 40% gross royalty. Words: 2-1k (not firm). RT: <1 week. Reprints: no. E-subs: ON SITE FORM ONLY. Ray N. Franklin, Editor (Q). [Top]
Deadline: 30 June 2021 PubDate: 30 September 2021
* TOKEN ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
STRANGE AEON: 2021 (Fearful Wisdom) - 1-time POD/eAntho (Thorncroft LLC, MKeaton Presents); sf (prefered)/cosmic h/Lovecraftian mythos/weird western; period/f not prefered (fic, nonfic/poem=1 only of each). Pay: $20 + copy; non-US authors=$35 (no copy). Words: <15k (prefers 2½k-5k). RT: early Jul to 07Aug 2021. Reprints: yes (encouraged). E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. (QS). [Top]
Deadline: 31 July 2021, or until filled - deadline extended if necessary PubDate: 31 October 2021 (if deadline is not extended)
*SEMIPRO YEAR ROUND ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
PERMANENT MARKET NOTE: twice a year anthologies; for themes see main page (scroll down a half page)
THIRD FLATIRON ANTHOLOGIES - twice yearly themed eAnthos (Third Flatiron Publishing LLC); sf/f/h/humor (fic/humorous flash & short essays). Pay: 8¢/word +online copy ( original, digital rights unencumbered). Words: fic=1½k-3k; humor essays=<600. RT: <8 weeks. Reprints: no. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. Juliana Rew, Editor (Q). Reading Periods & Themes: see main page. [Top]
*TOKEN YEAR ROUND ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
WHORTLEBERRY PRESS ANTHOLOGIES - infrequent print (Whortleberry Press); most genres (fic), PG-rated. Pay: $10. Words: <3k. RT: query. Reprints: query. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. (QS). [Top]
Opens: varies, see online GLs Deadlines: varies, see online GLs PubDates: varies, see online GLs
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