10/15/16 - 1/15/17Open submissions for SHARKPACK Annual 2017. Free; paid options for expedited response. Guidelines here.
3/1/17 - 4/1/17Submissions accepted for the PITCH VIPER PRIZE, a shortbook competition judged by Laura Goode. $7 entry fee; winner receives paper book publication in 2018 and a $250 honorarium. Finalists considered for publication. Guidelines here.
4/15/17 - 6/1/17Open submissions for Fathom’s forthcoming collection FUTUREPLANT: A GOTHIC. Free; accepted authors receive paper book publication in 2018 and a small [TBD] honorarium. Guidelines here.
7/1/17 - 8/1/17Submissions accepted for longbooks: experimental poetry, experimental fiction, speculation, Non-, Other. This is not a contest, but an opportunity to get your strange manuscript in front of the editor. 75 pages maximum for poetry; 115 all other genres (if you’ve written something longer and extraordinary, trim your manuscript to fit guidelines and leave a note for us). Every effort will be made to reply with a few lines in way of reflection on your work. $12 fee. Guidelines here.