Mar 242014

Very Important Things (Toronto, Canada) is a new lifestyle blog with a feminist spin. Looking for writers to “share, support, and celebrate the positive change women of all ages around us are making with their various weapons of choice” on the topics of art, fashion, feminism, food, humour, love, and political activism. Publishes personal anecdotes, short stories and essays. Deadline: Ongoing.

Mar 242014

Extraordinarium Digital Press (Canada) seeks non-fiction and fiction book-length works and anthologies that focus on experiences, studies and imaginative works about extraordinary things — when the unexpected happens in transformative ways. Published in ebook format. Royalty-sharing. Topics range from travel to the supernatural, cultural exchanges to speculations. Deadline: Ongoing

Feb 162014

T. Gene Davis’s Speculative Blog releases a family-friendly speculative story every Monday, mostly by guest authors. Speculative fiction includes science fiction, horror, fantasy and related genres. Length: Open. Publishes flash fiction, short stories, novelettes, and novellas. Payment: $50 per story.

Jan 132014

dreadfulcafe Dreadful Cafe is now soliciting query letters (fiction) and samples (art) for “Thresholds,” their second anthology of art and fiction. All genres are eligible — including short stories, novellettes, and novellas — but preference is given to works that cross more than one and which reflect the flavor and theme. Length: 1000-25000 words. Payment: $20-$250. Deadline: Open.