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Calls for Stories Ending End of May

Strap in, guys, this is a HUGE post. A lot is due at the end of May and the start of June, and some of these look BANGING!

Pedestal Magazine
Type of call: Poetry
Length: n/a
Paid? Yes, $40 per poem
Publisher: Pedestal Magazine
Erotica? No
Ending: May 21st

Transcendent 2
Type of call: Pre-published transgender stories
Length: n/a
Paid? Yes, $25-$100 per story
Publisher: Lethe Press
Erotica? Yes
Ending: May 30th

Chiral Mad 4
Type of call: Horror and Spec fic stories
Length: Flash to novel length
Paid? Yes, 0.06c per word
Publisher: Written Backwards
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

Brewed Awakenings
Type of call: Poetry, short stories, novellas, personal essays
Length: Flash to novel length; up to 100 lines for poetry
Paid? Yes
Publisher: Caffeinated Press
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

Grain Magazine
Type of call: Poetry, short stories, literary non-fiction
Length: 3,500 words, 6 pages for poetry
Paid? Yes, up to $250
Publisher: Grain Magazine
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

Positively Happy
Type of call: Literary non-fiction, poetry
Length: 1,200 words
Paid? Yes, $100
Publisher: Chicken Soup for the Soul
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

Chronic Illnesses
Type of call: Literary non-fiction
Length: No limit
Paid? No, (you get copies of the book)
Publisher: Ivy Cirillo Books
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

AGNI Literary Magazine
Type of call: Prose and poetry
Length: No limit
Paid? Yes, up to $150
Publisher: AGNI Literary Magazine
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

Working It!
Type of call: Prose
Length: 3,000-8,000 words
Paid? Yes
Publisher: SinCyr Publishing
Erotica? Hell yes
Ending: May 31st

Arc Poetry Magazine
Type of call: Poetry
Length: Up to 10 pages
Paid? Yes, $50 per page
Publisher: Arc Poetry Magazine
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

Horror
Type of call: Prose
Length: 5,000-10,000 words
Paid? Yes TBC
Publisher: Rice Paper Press
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

Carte Blanche
Type of call: Prose and poetry
Length: 3,500 words for prose, open line count for poetry
Paid? Yes TBC
Publisher: Carte Blanche Literary Magazine
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

Time Lost
Type of call: Prose (fiction and nonfiction)
Length: 2,000-8,000 words
Paid? Yes $50 per story
Publisher: Literary e-Clectic
Erotica? No
Ending: May 31st

Paranormal
Type of call: Prose
Length: 4,000-6,000 words
Paid? Yes 50% royalties split
Publisher: Sexy Little Pages
Erotica? Heck yes
Ending: June 1st

Helen Magazine
Type of call: Prose, poetry, creative non-fiction
Length: Various
Paid? Yes TBC
Publisher: Helen Magazine
Erotica? No
Ending: June 1st

Slice Magazine
Type of call: Prose and poetry
Length: Up to 5,000 words
Paid? Yes $250 per story, $75 per poem
Publisher: Slice Magazine
Erotica? No
Ending: June 1st

Compelling Magazine
Type of call: Prose
Length: Up to 10,000 words
Paid? Yes 0.06 per word
Publisher: Compelling Magazine
Erotica? No
Ending: June 1st

Phew, how many of these are going to see your stories? I know at least half are going to get mine! Get to it, kiddos, we're halfway through May already!!

 

Velvl Ryder