The Drabblecast is an award-winning online speculative fiction magazine and podcast that publishes “Strange Stories for Strange Listeners,” often also classified as “Weird Fiction.” Loosely, this encompasses any and all genres, but largely centers around those of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror and anything in between or off the beaten path.
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Country of Publication & Year Established
United States||Established in 2007
|Open to a broad Audience.
Publication Medium & Frequency
|Audio Publication ||Audio Publication||Published 52 x per year.
There’s something specific we are looking for – that weird idea you have, that hilarious or disturbing scenario you’ve been brooding over. We like stories that are humorous, bizarre, gross, disturbing, badass, interesting and original.
|Fantasy Fantasy||Open to all/most Subgenres, including: Bizarro, Cross-Genre, Weird/New Weird.|
|Horror Horror||Open to all/most Subgenres, including: Bizarro, Cross-Genre, Weird/New Weird.|
|Science Fiction Science Fiction||Open to all/most Subgenres, including: Bizarro, Cross-Genre, Weird/New Weird.|
- Open to all/most Styles, including: Absurdist, Humorous, Mainstream.
- Open to all/most Topics.
|Flash Fiction Flash Fiction||Exactly 100 words.|
|Flash Fiction Flash Fiction||500 - 1,000 words.|
|Short Story Short Story||1,000 - 4,000 words.|
- We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
|No monetary payment to Professional payment (5 or more US cents per word) Pays occasionally, up to Professional payment (5 or more US cents per word).|
| OK|| No|| OK|| OK||Text format submissions |
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