Publisher: Aeon Press
Frequency: 2-3 times per year
Accepts Email Submissions: Yes
Website URL: http://www.albedo1.com
Description: Albedo One is Ireland's foremost magazine of speculative fiction and related articles, interviews and book reviews.
Editor(s): Albedo One Editorial Team
Guidelines URL: Click here for writer's guidelines information.
Address: Albedo One, 2 Post Road
Needs: Our definition of what consitutes good speculative fiction is very broad, and we are always interested in reading material that pushes at the boundaries. But in general, we publish Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror. We are also interested in related articles, opinions pieces, author interviews and book reviews, though note that payment for non-fiction is in recognition only. Please note we accept ONLY previously unpublished material!
Length: Open, but prefer 2000 - 8000 words.
Art/Photo Needs: We are always interested in looking at possible artwork for our magazine. Look at some covers of past issues (www.albedo1.com) to see if you have anything that might interest us. But we also like to be surprised. We do pay for cover art, generally 20.
Payment: Albedo One pays 100 for the story voted best in issue by readers, and copies for other contributors. We also publish an author biography with any previous sales etc. alongside each contributor's story.
How to Submit: For email submissions, please submit your story pasted into the body of an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For snail mail submissions, please send us your manuscript, double spaced and on one side of the page only, to the postal adress listed in this entry. Please provide Irish stamps or email address for reply.
Response Time: Submissions are responded to in between 2 and 5 months. Queries are responded to as and when we recieve them.
Tips for Writers: The best way to get published in Albedo One is first to see if your stories suit our magazine. The best way of doing this is actually reading an issue. Sample issues are available. You might also enter through our fiction contest, the Aeon Award.
Sample Copies/Subscription Information: You may obtain a sample copy or subscription from our website: www.albedo1.com. Low cost pdf. downloads of sample issues are also available from the website.