SUBMIT

WHAT WE WANT

Horror | Science Fiction | Fantasy


Fiction

Short stories and flash fiction

Nonfiction

Blogs and essays

Please read THE FINE PRINT before submitting.


WHAT WE EXPECT:

  • All submissions MUST represent speculative themes (Horror, Science Fiction, Fantasy, etc.).
  • All submissions MUST be in proper manuscript format. If you don’t know, look it up.
  • All submissions MUST be professional, polished, and well-edited.
  • All submissions MUST meet the following size restrictions:
    • Flash Fiction– 300-1000 words.
    • Short Stories– 5,000 word maximum.
    • Blogs and Essays– 3,000 word maximum.

WHAT WE DON’T WANT:

  • Previously Published Work. Give us the new stuff.
  • Fan Fiction. It’s great, but not our thing.
  • Gratuitous Pornography, Unnecessary Violence, Political Extremism, or Hate Speech.

Email submissions as attachments to blindcornersubmissions@gmail.com

* Formatdoc, docx, rtf, txt, odt

In the subject line, include your Full Name, Category, and “Title”.

e.g. John Brown, Fiction, “The Red Room”

In the body of the email, include a short query letter explaining what you have and why we want it, a word count, and a third-person author biography (with links to your personal pages or social media) of no more than 200 words.

*It is not necessary, but if you have a particular image that you would like to be used for your cover art, please include it!

Responses will come 1-2 weeks before the upcoming issue, see release schedule below.

  • Spring Issue: April 1st
  • Summer Issue: July 1st
  • Fall Issue: October 1st
  • Winter Issue: January 1st

SUBMIT A BOOK FOR REVIEW:

Email a query to blindcornersubmissions@gmail.com with information about your novel including Title, Genre, Publisher, Publication Date, Length, and Cover Art. If the book is approved, you will be contacted with further instructions.

*New, speculative fiction only.