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Hexagon - Fiction (Go to Poetry)



Description
Note: submissions may be in English or French

We are looking for speculative fiction pieces that take us on journeys to other worlds or other times, where elements of the fantastic, absurd, horrifying, or humorous might exist. We are drawn to stories that explore distant futures, ancient civilizations, and everything in between. Experimental fiction is welcomed, as long as there are elements of the wondrous, the weird, or the whimsical.

Must be Speculative fiction, which includes; science fiction, fantasy, cyberpunk, sword and sorcery, magical realism, paranormal horror, etc.


This market is temporarily closed.


Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission Window - Jan 1, 2023 thru Jan 31, 2023 (Begins 23 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Mar 1, 2023 thru Mar 31, 2023 (Begins 82 days from now)
  • Submission Window - May 1, 2023 thru May 31, 2023 (Begins 143 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Jul 1, 2023 thru Jul 31, 2023 (Begins 204 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Sep 1, 2023 thru Sep 30, 2023 (Begins 266 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Nov 1, 2023 thru Nov 30, 2023 (Begins 327 days from now)

Market Genres
Genres
Fantasy
Horror
Science Fiction

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

Short Story
1000 to 7500 words
Less than 1 cent/word


Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Multiple Submissions?: Yes
Simultaneous Submissions?: No
Reprints/Originals?: Originals Only
Translations: Original Language and Translations
Estimated Response: 42 days

Market Response Data
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Count:
There are 356 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 0 | Average: 21.99 | Median: 20 | Max: 119
Responded:
97.47%
Accepted:
0.84% - avg 51 days
Rejected:
96.06% - avg 21 days (9.64% of rejections are personal)
Rewrites:
0.56%
Dead Letters:
0.28%
Lost/Returned:
-
Never Responded:
0.28%
Withdrawn:
2.24%

Pending:
There are 43 pending responses. (7 min | 18 average | 15 median | 97 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: 8 April 2020


Last officially checked: 26 July 2022


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