Call for Submissions: Third Flatiron wants stories of ‘Strange Beasties’—Due July 15 - (Expired)

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Third Flatiron is looking for slipstream stories on the topic of “beasties,” both literal and mataphorical. Slipstream is fiction that crosses the boundaries of fantasy, sci fi, and literary fiction and usually highlights elements of cognitive dissonance and the bizarre.

Stories should be 1500–3000 words. Pays 6¢/word for first publication rights and exclusivity for six months after publication. Due July 15 for publication on Sept. 20 in print and electronic formats.

Details from the call for submissions:

Are you itching to invent your own odd literary devices or creatures? Impress us, delight us, or scare us with the diversity of your fiendish creations. Creatures of the id don’t necessarily have to be monsters, but they do need to be strange. We’d fancy some ghostbusters and monster hunters too.

Get all the submission details at Third Flatiron.


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