Tagged: horror magazines accepting submissions 2022

Taking Submissions: The Quiet Ones October 2022 issue (Early Listing)


Submission Window: July 15th, 2022 – August 31st, 2022
Payment: $25
Theme: Nocturnal Animals

The Quiet Ones is a tri-annual e-zine that centers LGBTQIAP+ and women’s voices in the subgenres of quiet horror and intimate dystopian fiction, both for YA and Adult audiences.

New installments of The Quiet Ones are released on the last Thursdays of October, February, and June, and are available for download on our website. We are exploring other avenues for distribution and will update accordingly as The Quiet Ones becomes available by other means.



Taking Submissions: Mythaxis July 2022 Submission Period (Early Listing)

Submission Window: July 23rd-30th, 2022
Payment: $20
Theme: Science fiction and fantasy

Established in 2008 by Gil Williamson, Mythaxis has always been focused on the fiction, with as little distraction as possible – no ads, no clutter, just words on the page to transport you somewhere else.

Mythaxis is published four times a year, and is open to submissions within the following periods:

Taking Submissions: The Quarterly Journal – Let’s Get Weird

Deadline: August 31st, 2022
Payment: $5
Theme: Let’s Get Weird

A Literary Journal with Some Art and Analysis Thrown in for Good Measure

As Quarter Press continues to grow, we’re adding another coin to our pocketful of change. We want to offer a space for shorter works to mingle with art and other bits of nonsense, so we bring you The Quarter(ly): It just makes cents.


Taking Submissions: The Haunted Train: Creepy Tales from the Railways

Deadline: August 15th, 2022
Payment: 10 Euro
Theme: Any stories related to trains
Note: Reprints welcome


Stories about trains, tracks and railway stations.

Especially welcome:

  • Creepy, spooky tales about haunted trains

  • Stories with strong settings

  • Locations in Africa, Asia, Australia, NZ, South America

  • Unusual trains – e.g. a suspended train, an underground train


Taking Submissions: Mythulu Magazine #6: Symbiosis

Deadline: October 2nd, 2022
Payment: Non-fiction pays $0.08/word. Creative works earn $0.04/word, with short stories capped at $75. Comics pay $30/page, capped at $150.  

Theme: Submit co-authored stories in any genre.

Submit co-authored stories in any genre.

Also looking for non-fiction commentary and experiences with co-created projects.

Co-authoring is rising in popularity, both as a way to satiate the ravenous demand of readers more quickly, and to leverage team imaginative advantages. We’re curious about the pros and cons of this strategy.

Naturally, we also host a Devil’s Advocate column to whoever provides the best cautionary advice regarding cooperative labor.


Taking Submissions: 34 Orchard Fall 2022 Issue (Early Listing)

Submission Window: July 1st – July 15th, 2022
Payment: $50
Theme: Stories that are “scary, disturbing, unsettling, and sad”

At 34 Orchard, we like dark, intense pieces that speak to a deeper truth. We’re not genre-specific; we just like scary, disturbing, unsettling, and sad. We like things we can’t put down and things that make us go “wow” when we’ve finished. But our main goal here at 34 Orchard is to publish the stuff we like to read, and you’re not in our heads. So don’t over think it. Just submit.

We are an international journal and welcome submissions from everyone, all over the world. As of our Spring 2022 issue, we have published work from Africa, Australia, Canada, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Poland, and the United Kingdom.


Taking Submissions: ZNB Presents 2022 Window (Early Listing)

Submission Window: July 1st-July 7th, 2022
Payment: 8 cents per word
Theme: Stories of science fiction, fantasy, and horror, including all subgenres

Zombies Need Brains LLC accepts submissions to its online magazine, ZNB Presents, (currently being run through Patreon here: http://www.patreon.com/zombiesneedbrains) from July 1st through July 7th each year and then through further open calls if necessary. Follow us on Twitter (@ZNBLLC) or Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/zombiesneedbrainsllc) for notifications of the secondary open calls. Stories must be submitted in electronic format through the submissions management system Moksha here: [Moksha link to be added when activated].


Taking Submissions: Mysterion Fall 2022 (Early Listing)

Submission Window: July 1st-31st, 2022
Payment: 8 cents/word and 4 cents/word for reprints and $125 per piece of artwork
Theme: Speculative stories–science fiction, fantasy, horror–with Christian themes, characters, or cosmology
Note: Reprints Welcome

Open to fiction submissions each year during the months of January and July.
Open to art submissions year-round.

We are looking for speculative stories–science fiction, fantasy, horror–with Christian themes, characters, or cosmology, and for artwork for this site.