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Pigeon Review



Description
We find that agents, publishers, and presses look for stories that are "dynamic," "plot-driven," and "emotionally impactful." Usually, they want a big twist at the end or some kind of fireworks. Darth Vader is the father and the Death Star blows up. But it's not often that our lives have big twists and awe-inspiring fireworks. Sometimes the moments that impact us the most are the quiet ones. The ones we didn't realize were happening and didn't know had ended. These are the stories we want. Stories that meander through city alleyways and country lanes. We want to see a snapshot of life, even something that blends the line between fiction and reality. This is what we know we love, but we're happy to be surprised. So if you have something outside of this aesthetic that you think we'll like, we want to read that too.


Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission Window - Sep 16, 2021 thru Sep 30, 2021 (Ends 11 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Oct 16, 2021 thru Oct 31, 2021 (Begins 26 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Nov 16, 2021 thru Nov 30, 2021 (Begins 57 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Dec 16, 2021 thru Dec 31, 2021 (Begins 87 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Jan 16, 2022 thru Jan 31, 2022 (Begins 118 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Feb 16, 2022 thru Feb 28, 2022 (Begins 149 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Mar 16, 2022 thru Mar 31, 2022 (Begins 177 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Apr 16, 2022 thru Apr 30, 2022 (Begins 208 days from now)
  • Submission Window - May 16, 2022 thru May 31, 2022 (Begins 238 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Jun 16, 2022 thru Jun 30, 2022 (Begins 269 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Jul 16, 2022 thru Jul 31, 2022 (Begins 299 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Aug 16, 2022 thru Aug 31, 2022 (Begins 330 days from now)

Market Genres
Genres
General

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Flash
0 to 1000 words
Non-Paying

Short Story
1000 to 3000 words
Non-Paying


Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Reprints?: No
Multiple Submissions?: Yes
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Estimated Response: 35 days

Market Response Data
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Accuracy:
There are 0 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 0 | Average: 0.00 | Median: 0 | Max: 0
Responded:
-
Accepted:
-
Rejected:
- (0.00% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
-
Dead Letters:
-
Lost/Returned:
-
Never Responded:
-
Withdrawn:
-

Pending:
0 pending responses (0 min | 0 average | 0 median | 0 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: 29 July 2021


Last officially checked: 29 July 2021


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