Issue Two Hundred Forty Three

Carina Press: Now Accepting Manuscript Submissions

Carina Press is Harlequin’s digital-first adult fiction imprint, publishing first in digital, and then depending on the numbers releasing audio and print versions as well. Unlike most of Harlequin’s imprints they don’t just focus on romance, although they are open to all subgenres of romance, including contemporary, paranormal, LGBTQ+, and science fiction. They also publish…

Longleaf Review: Now Seeking Submissions

A new online journal, Longleaf Review, just released their first publication of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. They take their name and inspiration from Zora Neale Hurston’s work gathering the stories of the women and men who lived and worked in the longleaf pine forests of Florida in the 1930’s. The turpentine camps of the…

Seven Flash Fiction Markets that Pay Writers

By Alex J Coyne Flash fiction is really short fiction, sometimes 1, 000 words and under, though usually 500 words and less. Do you think you could tell a story with punch in a few hundred words? Then check out some of these markets that accept flash fiction. All of these publishers pay, although one…