LIGHTSPEED

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

Choose one of the submission categories below.

NOTE: We've updated our guidelines to indicate that you may now only submit one story at any given time (rather than one in each genre); you must wait until seven days after our reply to submit another story.

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

SHORT STORY / NOVELETTE An original, unpublished science fiction story.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

Currently Closed to Submissions

SCIENCE FICTION (flash)

FLASH FICTION An original, unpublished science fiction story of 1500 words or less. Open to all writers.

Currently Closed to Submissions

FANTASY

SHORT STORY / NOVELETTE An original, unpublished fantasy story.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

Currently Closed to Submissions

FANTASY (flash)

FLASH FICTION An original, unpublished fantasy story of up to 1500 words. Open to all writers.

Currently Closed to Submissions