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Theme of Absence



Description
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Theme of Absence publishes speculative flash fiction and short stories. All styles are welcome, including humor, as long as the story includes elements of horror, science fiction, or fantasy.


Market Genres
Genres
Fantasy
Horror
Humor
Science Fiction

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Flash
0 to 1000 words
Less than 1 cent/word

Short Story
1000 to 3000 words
Less than 1 cent/word


Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Reprints?: No
Multiple Submissions?: No
Simultaneous Submissions?: No

Market Response Data
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numbers will be so please be sure to log all of your submissions here and not just your rejections or acceptances.


Accuracy:
There are 39 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
23 min | 50.94 mean avg | 54 median | 68 max days
Responded:
97.43%
Accepted:
28.20% - avg 46 days
Rejected:
69.23% - avg 52 days (14.81% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
-
Dead Letters:
2.56%
Lost/Returned:
2.56%
Never Responded:
-
Withdrawn:
-

Pending:
5 pending responses (4 min | 40 mean avg | 22 median | 84 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: 15 August 2014


Last officially checked: 2 April 2020


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