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Sci-Fi Lampoon Magazine

Literary Magazine


Flash Fiction



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We're a fantasy, sci-fi, & horror themed humor magazine, featuring flash & short fiction, as well as high-res art, lampoon classifieds & ads.


  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    six weeks*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:


Find more details in the Genres section


  • Accepts simultaneous submissions

    What's that?

    When you can submit your work to multiple magazines at the same time

  • Accepts previously published

    What's that?

    When the magazine wants to publish your previously published work. Requirements vary

  • Nominates for prizes

    From the editors

    Pushcart Prize

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

    From the editors

    yes, DRM-free copy

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

    Expedited submission: When the magazine offers a faster response time for an extra fee

Fiction - 7500 words max

Max words: 7500

Max pieces: 6

Sub Genres: Fantasy, Horror, Humor, Science Fiction, Speculative

Short fiction (7500 words, MAX). We accept humorous speculative fiction, an umbrella genre encompassing narrative fiction with supernatural or futuristic elements. This includes, but is not limited to, science fiction, fantasy, superhero fiction, science fantasy, horror, utopian and dystopian fiction, supernatural fiction as well as combinations thereof.

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Sub Genres: Fantasy, Horror, Humor, Science Fiction, Speculative

Flash (under 1000 words).


No specific limitations


Max words: 7500

Max pieces: 6

Humor. Satire. Spoof. It can be a humorous take on space operas, a satire of apocalyptic disasters, a spoof of heroic fantasies, fake ads & letters to the editor or a love advice column for human/alien couples. Use your imagination, damnit! Just keep our theme of speculative fiction in mind.

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    We prefer .doc, .docx, or .rtf files. While there is no preferred font, please don’t select a font that will make our eyes bleed!

  • Author's rights

    You keep rights to all your stories. We only want non-exclusive, worldwide, serial rights for electronics and print.

  • Additional info

    Payment/copies. We can only offer a token payment of $5.00 USD (for now), but you get to know your written work is in print, and the publisher will send you a DRM free copy of the ebook.

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

2 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

1 days

Fastest response time

5 days

Slowest response time

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Submission calls

    All genres

    Always open



    Accept reprints if they kick ass.

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