Diabolical Plots Fiction #4: "The Princess in the Basement" by Hope Erica Schultz

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4 day Rejection, Form from Clarkesworld Magazine on June 4
2 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on June 3
2 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on June 3
134 day Rejection, Personal from Analog Science Fiction & Fact on June 2
3 day Rejection, Form from Apex Magazine on June 2
19 day Rejection, Form from Apex Magazine on June 2
5 day Rejection, Form from Apex Magazine on June 2
4 day Rejection, Form from Apex Magazine on June 2
34 day Rejection, Personal from Beneath Ceaseless Skies on June 2
14 day Rejection, Form from Betwixt on June 2
14 day Rejection, Form from Betwixt on June 2
21 day Rejection, Form from Betwixt on June 2
37 day Rejection, Form from CircleShow on June 2
2 day Rejection, Form from Clarkesworld Magazine on June 2
100 day Rejection, Personal from Every Day Fiction on June 2
2 day Rejection, Form from Fantastic Stories of the Imagination on June 2
47 day Rejection, Personal from Fantasy & Science Fiction (F&SF) on June 2
3 day Rejection, Form from Fantasy Magazine on June 2
49 day Rejection, Form from Farrago's Wainscot on June 2
12 day Rejection, Form from Farrago's Wainscot on June 2
60 day Acceptance from FLAPPERHOUSE on June 2 (Congratulations Alison McBain!)
15 day Rejection, Form from Flash Fiction Online on June 2
10 day Rejection, Personal from Freeze Frame Fiction on June 2
275 day Acceptance from Grimdark Magazine on June 2
10 day Rejection, Form from Grimdark Magazine on June 2
10 day Rejection, Personal from Grimdark Magazine on June 2
3 day Rejection, Form from Hides the Dark Tower on June 2
5 day Acceptance from Hides the Dark Tower on June 2 (Congratulations @loldoc!)
1 day Rejection, Form from Infinitas Short Stories on June 2
18 day Rejection, Personal from Lackington's on June 2
1 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on June 2
1 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on June 2
1 day Rejection, Personal from Lightspeed on June 2
1 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on June 2
1 day Rejection, Personal from Lightspeed on June 2
3 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on June 2
1 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on June 2
1 day Rejection, Form from Lightspeed on June 2
6 day Rejection, Form from Menacing Hedge on June 2
30 day Rejection, Form from Menacing Hedge on June 2

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