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Mermaids Monthly - Fiction (Go to Poetry)



Description
Everything should in some way relate to merfolk. We are loose about how you want to define that, and we will consider other aquatic fantastical creatures to be on theme. Yes, kelpies and selkies and kappas and nagas are all okay! We would love to see creative interpretations of the theme, and we’re also extremely interested in seeing work from writers of many backgrounds. Our staff includes BIPOC and queer people who are excited to explore diverse mermaid bodies, cultures, genders, abilities, religions, neurotypes, ethnicities, and more.

We are interested in happy and sad, light and dark, funny and serious.


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Market Genres
Genres
Fantasy

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Originals
Flash
0 to 1000 words
10 cents/word

Short Story
1000 to 5000 words
10 cents/word


Reprints
Flash
0 to 1000 words
2 cents/word

Short Story
1000 to 5000 words
1 cent/word


Market Submission Types
AI Submissions?: Unknown Policy
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: Yes
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Translations: Original Language Only

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Listing added: 14 December 2020


Last officially checked: 18 January 2024


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