“Throwback Thursday” seems like a good time to share some markets that accept reprints. I searched through my weekly calendar mailout to pull out 10 submission calls that are right around the corner. Go check your contracts and let some of your previous work have yet another day in the sun. I send my calendar out every Wednesday, and this week it included:

  • 40 open submissions
  • 6 events for authors
  • 5 reprint markets
  • 2 grants

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April 14: Narrative seeks short stories, novel excerpts, novellas, poems, or literary nonfiction. Payment is up to $1000. Narrative does not charge submission fees during the first two weeks of April. Payments are $500 for a Story of the Week, $200 for a Poem of the Week, $250 to $500 for 500 to 2,000 word manuscripts, $500 to $1,000 for 2,000 to 15,000 word manuscripts, $200 minimum for each accepted poem or audio/video piece. ($100 for poetry reprints.) and $100 for Readers’ Narratives.Details: https://www.narrativemagazine.com/submission-guidelines

April 14: Gallery of Curiosities seeks speculative fiction using the theme of “audio” up to 7,500 words. Payment is .01 per word for reprints, 5 cents per word for original stories. Podcast. Accepts reprints. For details: https://gallerycurious.com/p/submissions-1599834174/

April 14: Mirrors Reflecting Shadows: A Trevor Project Charity Anthology seeks flash fiction and short stories in all genres. “Outcast Press, Anxiety Press, and Roi Fainéant Press have teamed up to curate a charity anthology with proceeds going towards The Trevor Project. For over 20 years, The Trevor Project has worked tirelessly on suicide prevention among LGBTQ+ youth. We are open to most genres, including, but not limited to, literary, transgressive, horror, crime, noir, and speculative fiction. The pieces can be about most anything, so don’t feel you need to write about LGBTQ+ issues.” Payment is $40. Accepts reprints. Details: https://www.outcast-press.com/copy-of-about

April 15: House of Zolo’s Journal of Speculative Literature seeks short stories up to 5k words and poetry that explore possibilities for the future with anthem of  Artificial Intelligence. Payment is $25 CND for poems and between $50 and $75 CND per short story. Reprints accepted, if they are not currently available for free online. Details: https://houseofzolo.com/submit-to-hoz/

April 30: Read on the Run seeks short fiction on theme “Weather”, 1,200-7,000 words. Payment is $20. Accepts reprints. Details: http://smokingpenpress.com/submissions-2

April 30: Mythic seeks science fiction, fantasy short stories, 2,000-5,000 words. Payment is 1 cent/word for original fiction, $25 for reprints. Details: https://www.mythicmag.com/p/submissions.html

April 30: Martian: The Magazine of Science Fiction Drabbles seeks science fiction exactly 100 words long. Payment is 8 cents/word for original fiction and 4 cents/word for reprints. Details: https://themartianmagazine.com/submissions/

May 1: Solarpunk Magazine seeks submissions from May 1-14. Pro rates paid as defined by the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA): $.08 per word for fiction ($100 minimum), $40 per poem, $75 for for nonfiction, $100 for reprint cover art, $200 for original unpublished cover art, $50 for reprint interior art, and $100 for original unpublished interior art. For details: https://solarpunkmagazine.com/submissions/

May 1: Showcase: Object & Idea seeks flash fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. A poem and a prose piece are selected for each monthly issue, and the authors answer questions about the meaning behind their work. Payment is $50. Reprints accepted.For details: https://theshowcase.submittable.com/submit

May 1-2: Cosmic Roots and Eldritch Snores is open for new work, reprints, poetry (up to 40 lines) and prose from 1,000 words and up. Payment is .08 per word for new fiction, .02 per word for reprints, .02-.08 for new fact based work, .01-.04 for reprinted fact based work, $1 per line for original poetry, .50 per line for reprinted poetry. No simultaneous or multiple submissions. For details: https://cosmicrootsandeldritchshores.com/submissions/

By Angela Yuriko Smith

Angela Yuriko Smith is a third-generation Shimanchu-American and award-winning poet, author, and publisher with 20+ years of experience as a professional writer in nonfiction. Publisher of Space & Time magazine (est. 1966), producer of the Exercise Your Writes YouTube podcast, two-time Bram Stoker Awards® Winner, and HWA Mentor of the Year for 2020, find her at angelaysmith.com.

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2 thoughts on “10 Places to Submit Reprints Now”
  1. Thanks so much for the market tips! I think you might want to correct this one:
    May 1-2: Cosmic Roots and Eldritch Snores is open for new work


    I know everyone will know it’s a typo, but hilarious!

    1. Hahahaha! I actually thought that was their name! If you go look at the font on the header it looks like an “n.” I thought it was clever and cute. Now we know, that name is up for grabs Marge! Let’s do it—Eldritch Snores, anyone?

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