LIGHTSPEED

Lightspeed is a Hugo Award-winning SF/Fantasy magazine edited by John Joseph Adams.

We are currently closed to submissions. When we know when we will be reopening to submissions, we will post a note on this page. Please do not query us to ask when we're going to be reopening. Read our guidelines by clicking the button above for more information.

The following submission types are temporarily closed:

SCIENCE FICTION (BIPOC-Only)

SHORT STORY / NOVELETTE An original, unpublished science fiction story. (1500-10,000 words) Open only to writers who identify as BIPOC (black, indigenous, and/or people of color). ⭐ ⭐ Special Submission Period ⭐ ⭐

Currently Closed to Submissions

SCIENCE FICTION

SHORT STORY / NOVELETTE An original, unpublished science fiction story. (1500-10,000 words) Open to all writers. → → Open Submission Period ← ←

Currently Closed to Submissions

FANTASY (BIPOC-Only)

SHORT STORY / NOVELETTE An original, unpublished fantasy story. (1500-10,000 words) Open only to writers who identify as BIPOC (black, indigenous, and/or people of color). ⭐ ⭐ Special Submission Period ⭐ ⭐

Currently Closed to Submissions

FANTASY

SHORT STORY / NOVELETTE An original, unpublished fantasy story. (1500-10,000 words) Open to all writers. → → Open Submission Period ← ←

Currently Closed to Submissions