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Strange Horizons


Medium: Online


Genres Accepted: fiction,nonfiction,poetry,review

Established: 2000



A weekly speculative fiction magazine

Payment: Pays $20 for each poem or review, $50 for each article, and 5 cents/word with a $50 minimum for fiction.


Strange Horizons is focused on speculative fiction, specifically science fiction and fantasy, and all pieces are geared toward that theme.


While circulation is online only, works published Strange Horizons have won or been nominated for a number of awards, and Strange Horizons is recognized as a professional market by Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc.

Calvin Connection:

Hekman Availability: Not available

Submission Instructions:

No simultaneous submissions or previously published work.
Allow 4 weeks to 70 days response time.
Fiction of 5,000-9,000 words; submit via online submission form

Poetry preferably under 100 lines; submit to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Reviews of 1,000 words or more (prefer 1,500-2,000); submit to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Nonfiction articles of 2,000-5,000 words; submit to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), with subject heading, [SUB] + (title of your article) and articles as plain text in the body of your e-mail (not as an attachment). Queries are permitted, but not required.


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