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Swords and Sorcery Magazine

Literary Magazine

Fiction

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Webzine devoted to pre-industrial fantasy stories.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    up to 60 days*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    53 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    32.65%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

Pays$10

Find more details in the Genres section

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

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 8500 words max

Max words: 1500

Max words: 8500

Sub Genres: Fantasy, Historical

Payment: $ 10

Nonfiction

Max words: 1000

Payment: $ 10

critical essays on genre topics.

Review

Max words: 1000

Payment: $ 10

Reviews on genre topics. These need not be confined literature but can include reviews of movies and comic books as well.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    We are seeking original short stories of 1,500 to 8,500 words length that feature fantasy elements and pre-industrial settings. Historical and pseudo-historical settings are fine provided they are set before 1800. We are not looking for contemporary urban fantasy or steampunk stories. We are paying $10 per story, review or essay for first world-wide publication rights.

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

53 days

Average response time

32.65%

Average acceptance rate

80 days

Fastest response time

87 days

Slowest response time

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics

33.33%

12-month average acceptance rate

51 days

12-month average response time

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About

Founded

2012

Country

US

www.swordsandsorcerymagazine.com

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    Curtis Ellett

    Editor-in-Chief