Arsenika - Fiction (Go to Poetry)

Arsenika is a quarterly journal of speculative poetry and flash fiction. Edited by S. Qiouyi Lu, Arsenika looks for gorgeous, emotional writing: poetry that shimmers with multiple layers of meaning, prose that explores and interrogates. From hard science fiction to the lightest of magical realism, Arsenika is not bound by genre, though we do prefer the speculative.

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Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission Window - May 1, 2018 thru Jun 15, 2018 (Begins 40 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Aug 1, 2018 thru Sep 15, 2018 (Begins 132 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Nov 1, 2018 thru Dec 15, 2018 (Begins 224 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Feb 1, 2019 thru Mar 15, 2019 (Begins 316 days from now)

Market Genres, Styles & Subjects
Science Fiction

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
0 to 1000 words
6 cents/word

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

Market Response Data
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There are 196 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
8 min | 103.91 mean avg | 97 median | 213 max days
92.85% (29.12% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:
1 pending responses (301 min | 301 mean avg | 301 median | 301 max days waiting)
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