Markets For Writers

This week’s market is for those of you who enjoy writing short stories in the speculative fiction genre, i.e. fantasy, science fiction, horror or anything in between.

The Aeon Award short fiction contest has been running since 2004. And the prizes are certainly worth an entry. Here are the details for you:


1st: €1000

2nd: €200

3rd: €100

All three prize winners will see their stories published in Albedo One, Ireland’s  magazine of science fiction, fantasy and horror.

Entry fee: €7.50

Word limit: 10,000 words

Closing date: 30th November 2016

To find out more, visit the competition page.



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7 Responses to Markets For Writers

  1. DrEMiller says:

    Reblogged this on Write of Passage and commented:
    Here’s a new opportunity from Esther Newton’s Markets for Writers. Nice prizes in this competition!
    Thank you for sharing this opportunity, Esther!

  2. Rajiv says:

    November 30, eh? Horror, eh? I may just enter!

  3. Rajiv says:

    Yes, I know what I am going to write….

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