SFWA Market Report For October

Welcome to the October edition of the SFWA Market Report. Please note: Inclusion of any market in the report below does not indicate an official endorsement by SFWA.

New Markets

Constellation Magazine (Constelación)
Departure Mirror
The Reinvented Heart

Currently Open

Analog Science Fiction & Fact
Apex Magazine
Asimov’s Science Fiction
Baffling Magazine
Beneath Ceaseless Skies
Campfire Macabre
Clarkesworld Magazine
Cloud Lake Literary
Daily Science Fiction
Dark Matter Magazine(Recently Opened)
Deep Magic(Recently Opened)
Escape Pod
Fantasy & Science Fiction (F&SF)
Flame Tree Fiction Newsletter
Flash Fiction Online
Jim Baen Memorial Short Story Award(Recently Opened)
khoréo magazine (khoreo)(Recently Opened)
Kit Sora Flash Fiction / Flash Photography Contest
Little Blue Marble
Nature: Futures
Strange Horizons
The Modern Deity’s Guide to Surviving Humanity
When Worlds Collide

Recently Closed

Cossmass Infinities
Fantasy Magazine
Future Science Fiction Digest
Nightmare Magazine
Ombak Magazine
Terrifying Ghosts(Permanent)
The Kid’s Ark(Permanent)
The Wild Hunt Anthology(Permanent)
Upon a Once Time(Permanent)

Upcoming Market Changes

Cast of Wonders‘s Submission Window begins soon.
Constellation Magazine (Constelación)‘s Submission Window begins and ends soon.
Cossmass Infinities‘s Limited Demographic Submission Window: Black, Asian, Latin, LGBTQ+ and other under-represented authors begins and ends soon.
Dark Matter Magazine temporarily closes soon.
Fantasy Magazine‘s Submission Window begins and ends soon.
PseudoPod‘s Submission Window begins and ends soon.
The Reinvented Heart‘s Submission Window ends soon.


The SFWA Market Report is compiled by David Steffen, editor of Diabolical Plots and administrator and co-founder of the Submission Grinder, and editor of The Long List Anthology series.  The Long List Anthology Volume 6 had a very successful Kickstarter campaign, is in production now, and is expected to release in November!  You can support Diabolical Plots and the Submission Grinder on PayPal or Patreon or buy books from Diabolical Plots