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Thread: LampLight Magazine / Apokrupha

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    New Fish; Learning About Thick Skin snowdog's Avatar
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    LampLight Magazine / Apokrupha

    Here's the submission guidelines:

    The rights section:

    "The quarterly is published as print and ebook, and at the end of the year all the quarterlies are bound together in an annual collection. We are asking for non-exclusive, worldwide, serial rights to your work for both electronic and print. We want to publish it, we donít want to own it."

    I'm planing to submit a short story to them. So, should I be asking them how long they have these rights for? Anything I should be careful with? What else should I be asking?

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    Not as sweet as you think Aggy B.'s Avatar
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    Non-exclusive rights are typically granted for an extended period of time because they don't impinge on your ability to publish it elsewhere (assuming the elsewhere is not demanding exclusive and/or first rights). You should ask how long they intend to keep the individual volumes and the collections for sale, if you can request to have your story removed after a certain length of time.

    "Don't pick it up if you have important things to do today."
    "...the story itself is a masterpiece of horror, paranoia, love, and introduces a startling heroine that people should flock to."
    "If you like dark, unsettling, gorgeous Southern Gothic books with a taste of Southern Fried X-Files, this novella might be your cuppa."
    OF SHADE AND SOUL: Available now!

    A.G. Carpenter

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    New Fish; Learning About Thick Skin snowdog's Avatar
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    Thank you very much for the response.

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    Out, damn'd spot! out, I say. Lady MacBeth's Avatar
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    Anyone have any experience with this magazine?

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    Mostly Harmless SuperModerator CaoPaux's Avatar
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    Link to home page, just cuz:

    Link to parent, Apokrupha:
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