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Nimue's Grotto

Publisher: Irene Smith

Established: 2005

Frequency: Quarterly

Accepts Email Submissions: Yes

Website URL:

Description: Nimue's Grotto is a quarterly journal of Speculative Fiction. We publish fiction, nonfiction, articles, book reviews, and movie reviews.

Editor(s): Irene Smith, Editor-in-Chief; Morgan Leighton, Editor

Masthead URL: Click here for the masthead webpage.


Phone: 845-699-2258

Guidelines URL: Click here for writer's guidelines information.

Address: 89 Jersey Ave.

Port Jervis, NY 12771


Rights: First Electronic Publishing Rights

Needs: Fiction Needs: We are interested in

Length: Flash: 200 to 1,000 words.
Short-short: 1,001 to 2,000 words.
Short Story: 2,000 to 5,000 words.
Book Reviews: 500 to 1,000 words.
Movie Reviews: 500 to 1,000 words.
Other non-fiction articles: Up to 2,500 words.

Payment: For now all that you will receive is a byline and a short author biography. We will also link to your e-mail and/or your web site if you wish.

How to Submit: The e-mail address for submissions to Nimue's Grotto is: • Include your name or pen name, and a valid e-mail address so we can contact you with our decision. • Then paste the story or article into the body of your e-mail message. (The manuscript should be single spaced with no indentation and an extra carriage return between paragraphs.) • For fiction submissions we'd appreciate it if you would tell us somewhere near the top of your submission what genre you consider the story to be. (This will allow us to forward your submission to the editor who specializes in that category of spec fiction.) Finally, the subject line must read: Flash Submission: Your Story Title (WC: nnn) Short-short Submission: Your Story Title (WC: nnn) Short Story Submission: Your Story Title (WC: nnn) Article Submission: Article Title (WC: nnn)
Book Review: Book Title (WC: nnn)
Movie Review: Movie Title (WC: nnn)

Response Time: - Queries: 2 weeks
- Manuscripts: 6 weeks

This listing was lated updated on Apr-01-2005.

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