Note: after receiving a rejection, wait seven days before submitting again.
Clarkesworld Magazine is an online science fiction and fantasy magazine that publishes short fiction, interviews, articles and audio fiction on a monthly schedule. All original fiction published in Clarkesworld is also made available in single-issue ebooks and collected annually in the Realms trade paperback series. Clarkesworld is a two-time Hugo Award winner and has published stories that have been nominees or winners of the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, Sturgeon, BSFA, Parsec, Locus, Stoker, Shirley Jackson, and WSFA Small Press Awards. NON-FICTION: Clarkesworld Magazine is looking for articles of interest to readers of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. We are looking for a wide range of types of article including, but not limited to: discussions of the genre publishing business, essays on the writing process and the reading experience, scientific material that might be of use in SF stories, and so on.
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: No
Reprints/Originals?: Originals Only
Translations: Original Language and Translations
Estimated Response: 14 days
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There are 2078 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 0 | Average: 3.60 | Median: 2 | Max: 254
1.15% - avg 35 days
98.74% - avg 3 days(1.26% of rejections are personal)
There are 44 pending responses.
(0 min | 12 average | 3 median | 177 max days waiting)
Note: pending statistics may skew high if some users neglect their data. We recommend querying after the time the market suggests to query.