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There are 65 different calls currently accepting fiction submissions (including fee-based).

Actual Left Publications
Theme: Social Justice Manuscripts

The AIIRA Writing Contest (AI Institute for Resilient Agriculture (AIIRA))
Letters Exploring Technology and Food / Narrative Menus and Recipes

Apple in the Dark
Spring 2023

Beechwood Review
Beechwood Review 4

Big Ripple Books (The Mad Duck Coalition)
Seeking Submissions!

Black Elephant Press
Regular Submissions (Charges fees.)

Bright Flash Literary Review
Flash and Short Fiction, Memoir, Rolling Submissions, No Theme

Bristol Noir
Flash Fiction (Charges fees.) / Short Stories (Charges fees.) / XMAS FLASH & POETRY (Charges fees.)

Ongoing submissions


Children's Books for ages 7-10 (CafeLit)
Children#s 7-10

Children's Picture Books for writer / illustrator teams (CafeLit)
Children's Picture Books

Children's Picture Books for writers (CafeLit)
Children's Picture Books - writers

Dream Pop Journal (Dream Pop Press)
Speculative Diary

The Echo

Ember Chasm Review
Fiction & Nonfiction - Print and Online Issues (Charges fees.)

Emergent Reader Books for Children (CafeLit)
Emergent reader texs and texts upt to 20,000 words for children

Feisty Women - Fiction (CafeLit)
Feisty Women Fiction

Flash Fiction Collections (CafeLit)
Flash Fiction Collections Open Call

Flights of Fancy Publications (The Mad Duck Coalition)
Seeking Submissions!

Free Radicals Quarterly (Free Radicals Magazine (Quarterly))
Rolling Submissions for Free Radicals Quarterly

Fresh Words: An International Literary Magazine
Call For Submissions For Short Story Anthology / SEEKING SUBMISSIONS FOR DECEMBER 2022 ISSUE

Gender Queer Literature
Fiction/Poetry 2022

Gravelight Press Anthology Series (Devil's Party Press)
HALLOWEEN PARTY 2023 (Charges fees.)

KAIROS Literary Magazine
2022 KAIROS Editors' Prizes in Fiction and Poetry (Charges fees.) / FLASH FICTION (<1000 words) (Charges fees.) / SHORT FICTION (>1000 words) (Charges fees.)

Limit Experience Journal (Limit Experience Media)
Sacral & Sacred (Charges fees.) / Travel & Sexuality (Charges fees.)

Loud Coffee Press
Flash Fiction (1000 Words Max)

The Metaworker Literary Magazine
General Call for The Metaworker / Micro Call for The Metaworker

Parhelion Literary Magazine
Fiction Winter 2023 / Flash Fiction Winter 2023

Passions on the Page Literary Magazine
POP Lit Magazine Volume One

Pen & Publish
Editorial internship / Marketing internship

The Red Telephone YA books (CafeLit)
YA Novels / YA Novels 45,000 to 105,000 words

Revue {R}évolution
Myth/short story

Sad Girls Club General Blog Submissions (A Sad Girls Club Literary Blog)
Sad Girls Club General Blog Submissions (Charges fees.)

Sad Girls Club Short Story, Fiction, & Non-Fiction Contest (A Sad Girls Club Literary Blog)
$300 Short Story, Fiction, & Non-Fiction Contest (Charges fees.)

Sandpiper Review
Issue 2

The Scop: Literary and Fine Arts Magazine for King's College
Volume 83

Single author short story collections (CafeLit)
Single author collections

Slant Books
Manuscript Submission (Charges fees.)

Still Point Arts Quarterly (Shanti Arts LLC)
Fires and Floods—Writing Submission / It's the Journey—Writing Submission / Minimalist Wisdom—Writing Submission

Studies in the Fantastic/Tales of the Fantastic (The University of Tampa Press)
Fantasy/Horror/Sci-fi/Weird fiction

Sunspot Literary Journal
Flash, poetry, graphic novels, art (Charges fees.) / Short stories, nonfiction (Charges fees.)

Transform the World Anthology (Other Worlds Ink)
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Transform the World Antho

Twelve Winters Journal (Twelve Winters Press)
Twelve Winters Journal (Charges fees.)

Vita Poetica Journal
Fiction & Nonfiction

Vraeyda Literary
Sci-Fi/Magic Realism/Fantasy Novels

Willows Wept Review

The Writers Circle Anthology Series (Prime Press)
Campfire Stories / Theme: Purgatory

The Writing District Prize 2022
Short Story (Charges fees.)

Writing Teacher (CafeLit)
Writing teacher

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