Wilted Pages takes its inspirations from works such as The Secret History by Donna Tartt, Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro, Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas, and The Bone Weaver’s Orchard by Sarah Read. Gloomy buildings, secret societies, futuristic boarding schools, gothic yet modern aesthetics, and occult learning are among the pleasures to be found in this subgenre.
We are looking for a broad range of HORROR, DARK FANTASY, and SCIENCE FICTION HORROR concerning
Schools, colleges, universities, and/or other educational institutions Libraries and books Laboratories and research facilities Teachers and students Scholarship and scholarly life Esoteric/occult learning Educational technology The future of learning The knowledge economy
Limited Demographic Submission Window: Underrepresented voices—people of color, LGBTQ2S+, neurodiverse people, people with disabilities, those of marginalized genders - Mar 24, 2023 thru Mar 31, 2023 (Ends 2 days from now)
Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
1000 to 4000 words
Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Translations: Original Language Only
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There are 18 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 3 | Average: 6.61 | Median: 6 | Max: 9
100.00% - avg 6 days(94.44% of rejections are personal)
There are 73 pending responses.
(0 min | 10 average | 8 median | 26 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.