Escape Clause 1

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About

We are: a predominantly, but not exclusively, Westcoast anthology of speculative stuff — fiction and poetry. We’re looking for character-driven pieces; for whimsical, absurdist, elegant, horrific, heart-felt, energetic, sad, scary pieces; for hard sf, sf with a bit of give in it, fantasy, and everything in between. Pick one or all of the above. If you’ve put your heart into it, we want to see it.

Escape Clause

Audience

Country of Publication

Unknown Canada

Publication Medium & Frequency

P Print PublicationPublished 1 x per year.

Fiction Closed

Genres:
GenreSubgenres
F FantasyOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Cross-Genre, Slipstream.
H HorrorOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Cross-Genre, Slipstream.
S Science FictionOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Cross-Genre, Slipstream.
Styles:
Absurdist.
Topics:
Unknown
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Flash FictionUp to 1,000 words.
Short Story1,000 - 5,000 words.
Payscale:
We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
S to P Pay ranges from Semi-pro payment (1-4.9 US cents per word) to Professional payment (5 or more US cents per word) per piece.
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousMedia
OK No No UnknownText format submissions
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Dates

Date Added:
25 Jan 2009
Last Updated:
25 Jan 2011