Arsenika - Fiction (Go to Poetry)

Arsenika is a quarterly journal of speculative poetry and flash fiction. Edited by S. Qiouyi Lu, Arsenika looks for gorgeous, emotional writing: poetry that shimmers with multiple layers of meaning, prose that explores and interrogates. From hard science fiction to the lightest of magical realism, Arsenika is not bound by genre, though we do prefer the speculative.

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Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission Window - Nov 1, 2018 thru Dec 15, 2018 (Begins 16 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Feb 1, 2019 thru Mar 15, 2019 (Begins 108 days from now)
  • Submission Window - May 1, 2019 thru Jun 15, 2019 (Begins 197 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Aug 1, 2019 thru Sep 15, 2019 (Begins 289 days from now)

Market Genres, Styles & Subjects
Science Fiction

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
0 to 1000 words
6 cents/word

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

Market Response Data
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There are 117 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
1 min | 125.38 mean avg | 173 median | 218 max days
2.56% - avg 188 days
92.30% - avg 123 days (19.44% of rejections are personal)
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Never Responded:
78 pending responses (25 min | 106 mean avg | 70 median | 663 max days waiting)
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