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The Pedestal Magazine Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Electronic submissions only. See guidelines for details.

Editor: John Amen

Submitting Your Work to The Pedestal Magazine

Before submitting to The Pedestal Magazine

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If you have recently submitted to The Pedestal Magazine or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the The Pedestal Magazine guidelines:

As editors of The Pedestal Magazine, we intend to support both established and burgeoning writers. We are committed to promoting diversity and celebrating the voice of the individual.

We will feature speculative fiction in each December issue (reading cycle October 28-December 14). Speculative includes science fiction, fantasy, horror, slipstream, surreal, and experimental. All fiction submitted between October 28 and December 14 should be speculative and not exceed 2,000 words. While we are open to receiving speculative work during other reading cycles, please do not submit speculative work intended to be considered for the "speculative feature" prior to October 28.

Submission Guidelines Details for The Pedestal Magazine

Market Type: Magazine, Professional Market

Contact: John Amen, Editor-in-Chief


Accepts: Most genres including Traditional Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy

Simultaneous Submissions: Yes

Multiple Submissions: No

Reprints: No

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