Before you submit, please review our detailed submissions guidelines

We have special requirements for submission anonymity and for story content. Please submit all materials for your work inside a *.zip file, and remove any identifying information from file names and content. 

Submissions that do not follow our guidelines will not be read.

This category is for general submissions to sub-Q Magazine. Please do not use this form for reprints. 


Detailed guidelines appear on the sub-Q website. Please review them carefully before submitting, as they may have changed.


This category is for works of fiction and interactive fiction that have already appeared before the public--e.g. in a game jam, on itch.io, in another magazine, or on a personal blog. Please note that non-interactive fiction must still be accompanied by a proposal for interactivity.


As of February, 2019, Our reprint wordcount and pay has changed. We now pay a flat $75 fee for reprints of any length.


Detailed guidelines appear at the sub-Q website and change frequently. Please review them carefully before submitting.

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