SFWA Market Report For December

Welcome to the December 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

1986 Anthology

Currently Open

Analog Science Fiction & Fact
Asimov’s Science Fiction
Beneath Ceaseless Skies
Cast of Wonders(Recently Opened)
Clarkesworld Magazine
Cloud Lake Literary
Cossmass Infinities(Recently Opened)
Daily Science Fiction
Deep Magic
Escape Pod
Fantasy Magazine(Recently Opened)
Flame Tree Fiction Newsletter
Flash Fiction Online(Recently Opened)
Jim Baen Memorial Short Story Award
Kit Sora Flash Fiction / Flash Photography Contest
Little Blue Marble
Nature: Futures
PodCastle(Recently Opened)
The Modern Deity’s Guide to Surviving Humanity
When Worlds Collide

Recently Closed

Apex Magazine
Beyond the Veil(Permanent)
khoréo magazine (khoreo)

Upcoming Market Changes

Apex Magazine‘s Closed For Submissions ends soon.
Cast of Wonders‘s Submission Window ends soon.
Cossmass Infinities‘s Limited Demographic Submission Window: Black, Asian, Latin, LGBTQ+ and other under-represented authors begins soon.
Cossmass Infinities‘s Submission Window ends soon.
Departure Mirror opens soon.
Derelict permanently closes soon.
Fantasy Magazine‘s Submission Window ends soon.
Fantasy Magazine‘s Submission Window begins soon.
FIYAH‘s Submission Window ends soon.
Flash Fiction Online‘s Closed For Submissions ends soon.
khoréo magazine (khoreo)‘s Submission Window begins soon.
Mysterion‘s Submission Window begins soon.
PodCastle‘s Submission Window ends soon.
Rune Bear Quarterly‘s “Dead of Winter” Theme ends soon.
Strange Horizons‘s Submission Window begins soon.
The Modern Deity’s Guide to Surviving Humanity permanently closes soon.
When Worlds Collide permanently closes 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, and is now available for purchaseYou can support Diabolical Plots and the Submission Grinder on PayPal or Patreon or buy books from Diabolical Plots