Wily Writers 35

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About

The Wily Writers site publishes two short stories per month in both audio and text formats. We host celebrity editors who choose the stories along with head editor Angel Leigh McCoy. We publish only short fiction that falls under the genre umbrella of speculative fiction: horror, fantasy, science fiction, and paranormal romance/mystery/adventure. We have specific themes that we're asking you to follow.

Country of Publication

United States

Audience

Unknown

Publication Media & Frequency

Audio Publication Audio PublicationPublished 12 x per year.
Electronic Publication Electronic PublicationPublished 12 x per year.

Fiction Closed

Dates:
Rolling Submission Periods: Check cut-off dates.
Genres:
GenreSubgenres
Fantasy FantasyOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Paranormal.
Horror HorrorOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Paranormal.
Mystery/Crime Mystery/CrimeSubgenre: Supernatural.
Romance RomanceSubgenre: Paranormal.
Science Fiction Science FictionOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Styles:
Literary, Mainstream.
Topics:
Unknown
Types/Lengths:
TypeLength Details
Short Story Short Story1,000 - 4,000 words.
Payscale:
We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
Professional payment (5 or more US cents per word) Professional payment (5 or more US cents per word).
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalReprintsSimultaneousMedia
OK No OK UnknownText format submissions
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Dates

Last Updated: 24 Apr 2018
Date Added: 23 Dec 2009

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