A few fiction calls closing this month that some of you might be interested in. (Not that I need any more stories to compete with of course. ha!)
1 Right Crime Fiction ezine by mystery writer BJ Bourg is open to mystery/suspense/crime, etc. flash fiction (500-750 words.) Deadline: July 31. Pays $10.
2 The Shadow People Anthology by fellow writer Courtney Mroch is looking to fill slots for 13 stories (a lot of publication on this one). Looking for stories about ghosts or haunted objects of different genres. Pays $50 plus 10 print copies. Deadline: July 31.
3 Apex Publications (also publishes Apex Magazine) is open to Sci Fi, Fantasy, Horror novellas (30-40,000 words) and novels up to 120,000 words. Open to July 31. Send whole manuscript with cover letter. Check link for guidelines.
4 DarkFuse Magazine is open to short horror, crime, sci fi etc. with a dark slant, 500-2,000 words. Pays 5 cents a word. (No deadline)
5 I also found: The Campfire Quarterly launches in January 2016. Accepting stories 1,500 words and up year-round. Horror.
There are tons more out there:
* Check out the All Things Zombie group on Facebook which has ongoing openings for its next fiction anthology if you're a member.
* Find more ongoing fiction openings at Horror Tree. com.
Go write and submit!