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"A paying literary magazine of optimistic SF that’s proud to provide feedback on all submissions! "
Introduction
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Response Time
2 months / 65 days
Average acceptance rate
0%

Need to know for submitting

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      Simultaneous submissions

      Yes

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      Previously published

      No

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      Payment

      Yes

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      Fee

      No

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      Expedited response

      No

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      Available in print

      Yes

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      Provide contributor copies

      No

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      Examples online

      Yes

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      Active on social media

      Yes

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    Important stuff

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    How to submit 🏗️

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    Cover Letter and Bio 🏗️

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    Awards

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    Demographics & Eligibility

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    Formatting requirements 🏗️

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    Rights for published work 🏗️

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Types of Submissions Accepted

4 genres

A general comment from the editor [coming soon]

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Nonfiction

Max words: 6000

Articles on new discoveries Articles on new or developing technologies Science fact sheets or trivia articles Teach us how to calculate Schwarzschild Radius, tell us about Hubble's Constant or quantum chemistry Teach us about strange creatures from Thor's Hero Shrew to Detnocaccus radtoduraus

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Fiction

Max words: 5000

Hard science fiction, stories based in explained, well researched science.

scienceFiction

speculative

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Poetry

Max pieces: 5

We publish science-fiction poetry. There's no style or content we're looking for in particular, though we prefer more lyrical and evocative poetry. Please submit up to five short poems OR one long poem.

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Art

Max pieces: 5

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Nonfiction

Max words: 6000

Articles on new discoveries Articles on new or developing technologies Science fact sheets or trivia articles Teach us how to calculate Schwarzschild Radius, tell us about Hubble's Constant or quantum chemistry Teach us about strange creatures from Thor's Hero Shrew to Detnocaccus radtoduraus

fiction genre icon

Fiction

Max words: 5000

Hard science fiction, stories based in explained, well researched science.

scienceFiction

speculative

poetry genre icon

Poetry

Max pieces: 5

We publish science-fiction poetry. There's no style or content we're looking for in particular, though we prefer more lyrical and evocative poetry. Please submit up to five short poems OR one long poem.

art genre icon

Art

Max pieces: 5

Magazine

Founded in 2019 | United States

Masthead

We currently list only main editors, more will be added later! If you are an editor, you can edit your masthead in our admin panel :)

Tristan Evarts
Editor-in-Chief
Lynne Sargent
Editor
Angie
Editor
Chill Stats (note: this is not exactly accurate...)

Total tracked

6

Average acceptance rate

0% (so far)

Average response time

65 days

Average acceptance/rejection time

-/65 days

Fastest response time

5 days

Slowest response time

125 days