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Roads Less Travelled
Midnight Street Press




Description
General fiction:
I’m looking for stories that have a mix of two or more of these genres: horror, dark fantasy, sci-fi and slipstream, that explore original themes or traditional themes from an original perspective.

Journeys into Darkness — Deep Horror:
What I’m looking for is any or all of these: fantastic, supernatural, psychological, very creepy and frightening.


Market Submission Schedule
  • Temporarily closing for submissions on Mar 30, 2024 (Begins 33 days from now)

Market Genres
Genres
Fantasy
Horror
Science Fiction

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Originals
Flash
0 to 1000 words
5 cents/word

Short Story
1000 to 2000 words
2 cents/word

Short Story
2000 to 5000 words
1 cent/word

Short Story
5000 to 7500 words
Less than 1 cent/word

Novelette
7500 to 17500 words
Less than 1 cent/word


Reprints
Flash
0 to 1000 words
5 cents/word

Short Story
1000 to 2000 words
2 cents/word

Short Story
2000 to 5000 words
1 cent/word

Short Story
5000 to 7500 words
Less than 1 cent/word

Novelette
7500 to 17500 words
Less than 1 cent/word

Note: This publication does not state a clear max word count for short fiction, so the max word count for this listing has been set to a default.


Market Submission Types
AI Submissions?: Unknown Policy
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: No
Translations: Original Language Only

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Market Response Data
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Count:
There are 56 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 0 | Average: 5.85 | Median: 5 | Max: 34
Responded:
100.00%
Accepted:
1.78% - avg 5 days
Rejected:
98.21% - avg 5 days (3.63% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
-
Dead Letters:
-
Lost/Returned:
-
Never Responded:
-
Withdrawn:
-

Pending:
There are 39 pending responses. (0 min | 21 average | 25 median | 36 max days waiting)
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Listing added: 20 January 2024


Last officially checked: 20 January 2024


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