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Small Wonders - Fiction (Go to Poetry)



Description
Note: if rejected, wait seven days before submitting again.

We’re looking for speculative fiction with elements not of this world: fantasy, science fiction, horror. Our very favorite stories are those that don’t rely on a twist or gotcha ending. We love stories with big feelings, and don’t necessarily mind set pieces with very little plot.


This market is temporarily closed.


Market Genres
Genres
Fantasy
Horror
Science Fiction

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


Reprints
Flash
0 to 1000 words
1 cent/word

Short Story
1000 to 1100 words
1 cent/word


Market Submission Types
AI Submissions?: Not Allowed
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: Yes
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Translations: Original Language Only

Market-Provided Data

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Market Response Data
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numbers will be so please be sure to log all of your submissions here and not just your rejections or acceptances.


Count:
There are 668 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 1 | Average: 54.38 | Median: 44 | Max: 263
Responded:
95.95%
Accepted:
6.88% - avg 105 days
Rejected:
89.07% - avg 50 days (8.06% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
-
Dead Letters:
0.29%
Lost/Returned:
0.14%
Never Responded:
0.14%
Withdrawn:
3.74%

Pending:
There are 46 pending responses. (114 min | 140 average | 138 median | 176 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.


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Listing added: 1 March 2023


Last officially checked: 3 January 2024


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