Constellary Tales is a pro market for science fiction and fantasy. Submissions are currently CLOSED.
Note: Submissions will reopen on October 1, 2018.
- Read our welcome editorial for an idea about the kind of stories we want
- We welcome stories from authors — and about characters — of all backgrounds
- We will consider stories from 1,000 to 3,500 words in length
- Our target turnaround time is one month
- We pay US $0.06 per word upon publication for first publication rights (print and audio) and nonexclusive reprint rights
- Submit stories in William Shunn manuscript format
And a short list of no’s
- No simultaneous or multiple submissions
- No stories published elsewhere (including anywhere online)
- No stories without a necessary speculative element
- No horror stories
- No stories set in someone else’s intellectual property (i.e., no fan fiction)
- No email submissions