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Baubles From Bones - Fiction (Go to Poetry)

We’re open to most subgenres and themes but have a particular fondness for compelling adventures, folk-retellings, stories of hope in the dark, emotional healing, love of all sorts, environmentalism, and the humanity (or lack of it) among the fantastical and speculative. Good characters pump the hearts of our favorite stories, and we live for lushly-built worlds, though magical realism can be just as inspiring as a dyson sphere or floating castle. Experimentation and strangeness excite us, but they are by no means a prerequisite for quality. Above all else, we’re eager to be surprised and thrilled, made melancholy and heartbroken by imaginative sci-fi and fantasy tales.

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Market Genres
Science Fiction

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Short Story
1000 to 7500 words
1 cent/word

7500 to 10000 words
1 cent/word

Market Submission Types
AI Submissions?: Not Allowed
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Translations: Original Language Only

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Market Response Data
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There are 76 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 2 | Average: 48.68 | Median: 49 | Max: 84
5.26% - avg 64 days
89.47% - avg 47 days (17.64% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:

There are 20 pending responses. (61 min | 75 average | 79 median | 90 max days waiting)
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Listing added: 24 January 2024

Last officially checked: 4 February 2024

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