Etaerio SF will be delighted to have short science fiction stories submitted. We are looking for:

  • Realisable futures
  • 3,000 to 6,000 words
  • Family friendly
  • Original and unpublished
  • Does not contain references to fandom work or other copyrighted material


  • Story in word .doc or .docx format – ideally in that standard William Shunn’s format with contact details and a standard font like Arial or Times New Roman.
  • There will be a contract for each story with usual standard terms.
  • Exclusive first world english world publishing rights in print and e-form will be for four months from advertised publication date of the issue in which the story will appear
  • Submissions will be by Direct Message on for now – you will have to be member of the forum.
  • There will be a submissions window for each issue – look under the Magazine thread on sffchronicles for announcements.
  • There will be a limit of two stories per issue for now.

Because I’m running this on a very tight budget, I can only offer a token payment.