Fems, Fae & Fantasy

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JL Lori Press

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Editor JL Lori

An anthology of women writers exploring the realms of fantasy and fairy tale.

We are seeking creative nonfiction, personal essays, fiction, and poetry covering the following topics: fantasy and magical realism stories; fractured fairy tales; modern fairy tale retellings; fables and folklore; urban legends; fairy tale commentary and critical analysis; mermaids, phoenixes, dragons and other mythical creatures; cultural mythology translations; magic and rituals; proverbs and allegories; superstitions; chants and charms; ghost stories; transformations; nature Goddesses; trickster Gods; and any other fantastical work!


Women writers only please.

Accepting submissions in all genres.

All submissions will be considered for the print publication and may also be included online.

Limit 3000 words per submission. For poetry, 2 poems max per submission.

We will consider previously published work but prefer new and original work. Please indicate if the submission has been previously published and provide the citation.

Please include a cover letter and a 2-3 sentence bio with your submission.

You may submit as many pieces as you like, but each submission must be a separate submission.

Simultaneous submissions welcome, but please let us know if the work is accepted elsewhere.

We will not be providing feedback on pieces that are not selected for publication.

Submission period: August 1 to November 30, 2020

Accepted contributors will be paid $40 CAD per piece plus 1 contributor copy.


Submission Period
August 1, 2020 -November 30, 2020

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