Audible books is introducing a new program called Pitch @ Audible. They are looking for original unpublished stories/novels to develop into audio books. You can find full details here.
Nightfire, the horror imprint of Tor Books, will be open to novel and novella submissions from June 15, 2021 (9AM EST) to June 22, 2021 (9AM EST). You can find full information here.
PseudoPod is open for a short submission period that runs from October 15, 2020 to November 2, 2020. They are looking for horror fiction stories up to 6,000 words long. Payment is 8 cents per word. For this submission period, they are accepting one original story and one reprint story per author. Full details are here.
Flame Tree Press has announced an open call for it’s new anthology Terrifying Ghosts. Submissions will be open until September 20, 2020. They are looking for gothic ghost stories of between 2,000-4,000 words, and payment is 8 cents per word. They do accept reprints. Full details here.
OWW’s Joshua Palmaiter, founder of Zombies Need Brains small press, has just successfully funded a Kickstarter for three new anthologies of science fiction and fantasy short stories. The open submission window is now open. ZNB pays an advance of 8 cents per word, and stories should be no longer than 7500 words. You can find submission guidelines and information about the three anthologies here.
Clarksworld magazine is open and looking for fantasy stories between 1,000 and 22,000 words. They pay 10 cents per word. Full submission guidelines are here.
Small press Venacular Books is looking for novelettes between 8,000 and 12,000 words. Pay rate is 5 cents per word. They are also open to queries for novellas and novels. Full guidelines are here.
Upon a Once Time anthology is open for submissions from July 1, 2020-February 28, 2021. They are looking for stories where you choose two of your favorite fairy tales, and a genre of your choice, and mash them up to make something new. Stories may be of any genre (SF, Grimdark, New Weird–anything) as long as they incorporate two fairy tales. They are looking for stories between 1,000-3,000 words and paying 8 cents per word. Full details here.
The Wild Hunt Anthology is also open for submission from July 2, 2020-February 28,2021. They are looking for stories that incorporate that incorporate the theme of the Wild Hunt, in any genre. Stories should be between 1,000-3,000 words and they are paying 8 cents per word. Full details here.
Tor’s Nightfire imprint is opening to unagented submissions of novels and novellas June 15-June 22. They are looking for novels and novellas across the breadth of the horror genre. Full information and details are here.
Flame Tree Press has an open call for short stories for its new anthology, Strange Lands, that started March 16, 2020 and runs until April 5, 2020. They are looking for stories between 2,000-4,000 words, and pay 6 cents per word. Full details can be found here.
Third Flatiron Anthologies is opening for submissions of SF/F/H short stories from February 15 – March 15, 2020. The theme of this anthology is “positive futures.”
Stories should be 1500 – 3000 words, and pay rate is 8 cents per word. Full details on how to submit are here.