Australian-based sci-fi publisher coeur de lion publishing (est. 1996) has opened a 30-day reading period to submit stories to a forthcoming issue of Dimension6 (est. 2014), a triannual e-publication that showcases outstanding speculative fiction from established and emerging writers from Australia and abroad.
Led by Editor Keith Stevenson, the team welcomes strong, original speculative fiction stories, including blended genres of science fiction, fantasy, and horror.
Writers can download a past issue of Dimension6 at the website to familiarize themselves with what the magazine publishes.
Word length: over 4,500 words per story.
Payment: AUD $100 per story ($50 for reprints). Writers retain copyright to their works.
Deadline: October 31, 2017. Read the writer’s guidelines at Dimension6′s website.
Over the years coeur de lion publishing has garnered three Aurealis Awards, two Ditmars, a Sir Julius Vogel Award, and a World Fantasy Award in recognition of outstanding stories the imprint has published.