In addition, we prize diversity. We want it reflected in Waylines. So it is our pleasure to welcome submissions from writers of every race, gender, nationality, and sexual orientation. If you write, and like speculative fiction, we will give your story a fair read.
- Word limit: 1000-6000 words
- Pay rate: $0.05 per word
- Genres: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, the Weird, the Wonderful
- Language: English
- Rights: We claim first world electronic rights (text) and first print rights. Please view our contract template if you want to know more details.
- Response time: 30 days. We intend to reply to every submission in a timely manner but if you have not received a response within this window, please send us an email to email@example.com with the word QUERY followed by the story title in the subject line.
THINGS WE DO NOT ACCEPT:
- We do not accept simultaneous or multiple submissions.
- Poetry. Not because we don't like it, we just don't publish it
- Media tie-ins or fan fiction. Think Star Trek, Dr. Who, Buffy, etc.
- While Waylines is happy to explore themes of sexuality, please take note that we are not a market for er0tica.
- Horror stories that just go for the pure gross out.
- Translations. At the moment, we are only looking for original works written in the English language.
For queries/ submissions: firstname.lastname@example.org