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Scifaikuest

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A magazine specializing in scifaiku and other minimalist poetry forms; notably senryu, haibun, and tanka, as well as cinquains, fibonacci, etc

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    one-two months*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    ?

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FeeNo

  • 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

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

    From the editors

    yes

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Nonfiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Sub Genres: , ,

Payment: $ 6 per piece

We’d love articles about the history of the forms, or short biographies of famous poets, or “how-to” compose. If you have another topic related to something within the scope of the magazine, submit it, please.

Poetry

Max pieces: 10

Payment: $0.5-15

It must be SF or horror in theme. Scifaiku and other minimalist poetry forms; notably senryu, haibun, and tanka, as well as cinquains, fibonacci, etc.

Art

Payment: $4-12

At most we will be accepting four b&w illustrations and two color covers/doors.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • Cover letter

    Please include a short bio tilted more toward you and less toward where you have been published. Put your contact information in your e-mail.​

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Submit your articles either in the body of the e-mail or as RTF attachments. Submit one article at a time. Submit all poems in the body of the e-mail. ​NO ATTACHMENTS! We now require poets to please SIGN EACH POEM that they send for consideration. Just type your name or pen name beneath each poem. Many of our poets are using pen names for their poetry and we will NOT be held responsible for mistakes regarding the use of such. Please indicate what kind of poem each one is as well; Scifaiku, Tanka, etc. ​Below we have listed some different kinds of poetry for your convenience and aid.

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    Scifaikuest is actually two magazines – one online and one print. Payment. We pay on publication. As indicated earlier, we offer minimal pay for now. As we grow, so will the rates. Right now, the rates are as follows: ​Scifaiku: $1.00 each ​Tanka: $1.00 each ​​Haibun: $2.00 each ​​Joined Poetry: $2.00 each ​​One-Breaths: 50 cents each ​​Kanshi: $2.00 each ​​Cinquains: $1.00 each ​​Fibonacci: $1.00 each ​​Other Poetry Forms: $1.00 each ​​Featured Poet: $15.00 total for all featured work ​​Articles: $6.00 each ​​Illustrations: b&w, $4.00 each; color cover or door, $12.00 each. Copies. If your work is published in the print edition, you will also receive a contributor’s copy. If your work is published either online or in print, and you wish to purchase a subscription to Scifaikuest, you will receive a modest discount.

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Scifaikuest is actually two magazines – one online and one print – specializing in scifaiku and other minimalist poetry forms; notably senryu, haibun, and tanka, as well as cinquains, fibonacci, etc. Both online and print magazines feature poetry and articles. We also publish original black-and-whit...

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    Teri “Sakyu” Santitoro

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