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Little Blue Marble - Fiction (Go to Poetry)

Note: The 2000-5000 word range is for reprints only--which is why that range is listed at the lower reprint payment rate
We publish speculative fiction up to 2000 words that examines humanity’s possible futures living with anthropogenic climate change. We prefer fiction with a hopeful outlook, but the occasional dystopia might fit too.

Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission Window - Jan 3, 2022 thru Jul 30, 2022 (Ends 25 days from now)

Market Genres
Science Fiction

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

Short Story
1000 to 2000 words
11 cents/word

Short Story
2000 to 5000 words
1 cent/word

Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Reprints/Originals?: Both
Translations: Original Language Only
Estimated Response: 84 days

Market Response Data
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There are 41 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 1 | Average: 42.68 | Median: 34 | Max: 177
26.82% - avg 45 days
65.85% - avg 41 days (14.81% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:

There are 18 pending responses. (8 min | 60 average | 45 median | 154 max days waiting)
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Listing added: 20 June 2017

Last officially checked: 16 January 2022

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