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The Orange & Bee - Fiction (Poetry)

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The Orange and Bee celebrates all styles and genres when it comes to fairy tales. We are seeking stories that stretch between the shadows, and we are as likely to accept a reimagining of a familiar fairy tale as a unique creation waiting to be added to the rich tradition of the continually evolving literary canon.

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Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission window - Aug 1, 2024 thru Aug 13, 2024 (Begins 10 days from now)
  • Submission window - Nov 1, 2024 thru Nov 13, 2024 (Begins 102 days from now)

Market Genres

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
0 to 1000 words

Short Story
1000 to 4000 words
8 cents/word

Market Submission Types
AI Submissions?: Not Allowed
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: No
Translations: Original Language Only
Estimated Response: 21 days

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Market Response Data
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There are 114 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 0 | Average: 5.12 | Median: 4 | Max: 39
2.63% - avg 19 days
92.10% - avg 4 days (12.38% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:

There are 6 pending responses. (68 min | 69 average | 68 median | 72 max days waiting)
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Listing added: 24 April 2024

Last officially checked: 5 June 2024

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