Helios Quarterly Magazine

Helios Quarterly Magazine is a science fiction, horror, and fantasy (SF / F / H) periodical

Helios Quarterly Magazine aims to publish quality fiction, poetry, non-fiction, and art that illuminates the darkness. HQM wants stories and poems that grab a hold of reader from the opening lines all the way to the finish line.

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Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission Window - Oct 1, 2018 thru Oct 15, 2018 (Begins 6 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Jan 1, 2019 thru Jan 15, 2019 (Begins 98 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Apr 1, 2019 thru Apr 15, 2019 (Begins 188 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Jul 1, 2019 thru Jul 15, 2019 (Begins 279 days from now)

Market Genres, Styles & Subjects
Science Fiction

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
100 to 1000 words
2 cents/word

Short Story
1000 to 7500 words
3 cents/word

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

Market Response Data
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There are 59 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
1 min | 75.70 mean avg | 45 median | 218 max days
8.47% - avg 71 days
77.96% - avg 76 days (10.86% of rejections are personal)
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Never Responded:
6 pending responses (71 min | 108 mean avg | 80 median | 260 max days waiting)
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