Clarkesworld Magazine



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.


Market Genres, Styles & Subjects
Genres
Fantasy
Horror
Science Fiction

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Short Story
1000 to 7500 words
9 cents/word

Novelette
7500 to 16000 words
8 cents/word


Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Reprints?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: No

Market Response Data
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Accuracy:
There are 1556 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
0 min | 3.51 mean avg | 2 median | 124 max days
Responded:
99.87%
Accepted:
1.09%
Rejected:
98.77% (2.99% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
-
Dead Letters:
0.12%
Lost/Returned:
-
Never Responded:
-
Withdrawn:
0.12%
Pending:
19 pending responses (1 min | 15 mean avg | 15 median | 55 max days waiting)
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