Lost in the Dark|
Publisher: Athena Workman
Frequency: 4 times a year
Accepts Email Submissions: Yes
Website URL: http://www.lostinthedark.net
Description: New quarterly horror and dark fantasy zine for new, unpublished, and up-and-coming writers.
Editor(s): Athena Workman
Masthead URL: Click here for the masthead webpage.
Guidelines URL: Click here for writer's guidelines information.
Address: 2410 Wilford Drive
Nashville, TN 37214
Rights: One-time electronic rights, and archives for one year (rights revert back to author after publication).
Needs: Short stories: Horror and dark fantasy. No sci-fi or flash fiction (under 500 words).
Poetry: No haikus or sci-fi.
Book reviews: Horror or graphic novels only.
Length: Short stories: 500-12,500 words.
Poetry: 75-500 words.
Book reviews: open.
Payment: Author bio with email or site link, if desired.
How to Submit: E-mail submissions: Word, .rtf, and .text attachments. Single-spaced with either paragraph indents or double spaces between paragraphs. In email letter, include name, email address, word count and brief bio. Snail mail submissions: double-spaced. Cover letter same as email submissions. Include SASE if you want your manuscript returned. Send to physical mailing address.
Response Time: Around four weeks.
Tips for Writers: If you haven't been yet published, or have been rejected time and time again, don't be afraid to send your work in to us-- we're looking for you! But please check your spelling and grammar before sending in your work; this is of the utmost importance, and we won't publish it if we can't read it!