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Heartlines Spec - Fiction (Go to Poetry)



Description
We're looking for short fiction and poetry focused on long-term relationships: platonic, romantic, or familial. We don't want the blaze of new love or the obsession of a new friend. We want pieces that show that comfort that develops when people know each other for years.

Give us deep space, dusty frontiers, or dreamy fantasy. We want stories and poetry with strong, confident relationships amid all the sci-fi/fantasy. While we are primarily looking for stories with happy endings (yeah, yeah), we also want endings that are earned. If things get a little teary or gory, that's ok.

We are especially interested in stories featuring queer platonic relationships, ace/aro love stories, and polycules.


This market is temporarily closed.


Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission Window - Dec 1, 2022 thru Dec 31, 2022 (Begins 55 days from now)
  • Submission Window - May 1, 2023 thru May 30, 2023 (Begins 206 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Sep 1, 2023 thru Sep 30, 2023 (Begins 329 days from now)

Market Genres
Genres
Fantasy
Science Fiction

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Short Story
1000 to 3500 words
6 cents/word


Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Reprints/Originals?: Originals Only
Translations: Original Language Only

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Listing added: 12 September 2022


Last officially checked: 12 September 2022


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