Black Treacle is free magazine of Dark Fantasy, Horror, and Speculative fiction. Published on a monthly schedule, each issue includes 4-5 pieces of original short fiction.
We exist primarily to provide a forum for new writers to share their works and give preference to Canadian writers.
We publish both on the web and in popular ebook formats for easy reading on your chosen device.
Abbreviated submission guidelines and misc
- Submit your work in standard manuscript format to submissions at blacktreacle.ca with the following subject line: SUBMISSION: TITLE,WORDCOUNT . Attach your story in DOC,DOCX, or RTF format.
- Include a basic cover letter in your email. State your name, story title, byline, address, and any relevant publishing credits.
- We are looking for original, never published pieces that run between 1500-5000 words. Please query first if you have a longer piece.
- Payment is a flat-rate of $15.00 CAD by Paypal or Bitcoin.
We will normally acknowledge your submission within 48 hours. All submissions are reviewed within 30 days. Please feel to query on the status of your submission if you have not heard from us after 30 days have elapsed.
Be sure to read the full submission guidelines.
submissions guidlelines: http://blacktreacle.ca/submission-guidelines/