Submit your work to TheDarkNotes, and we’ll review it. We read every submission that comes to us and reply within 7 days of receipt.
While making your submission, here are a few things to keep in mind:
-We accept micro-fiction, flash fiction, short stories, book reviews, essays, literary commentaries; all in the speculative fiction genre (sci-fi, fantasy, horror, et cetera).
-We do not accept submissions that have been published elsewhere.
-You can make simultaneous submissions. But notify us when your work is accepted elsewhere.
Prose: Short story, 800 – 5000 words; Micro-fiction (pic-story), 50 words max.; flash fiction, 100 – 800 words.
Essay: 500 – 2500 words.
Book review: 500 – 1500 words.
Literary commentaries: 500 – 2500 words.
-Read previous publications to get familiar with the kind of writing we’re interested in.
-Always include a short third-person bio in your submission email. You retain the copyright of your work.
-Send submissions as attachments to Editor.firstname.lastname@example.org.
-If you receive no response after 7 days, send a query to Editor.email@example.com.