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REQUEST FOR SUBMISSIONS


Arena Fantasy Magazine is actively seeking submissions for all of the following: Short Stories, Flash Fiction, Advice articles and also Artwork to feature in our upcoming issues read on for more info.

SHORT FICTION


What is Short Fiction - A piece of prose fiction usually under 10,000 words.


Arena Fantasy Magazine is specifically looking for stories based in the fantasy genre, whether it is faeries, Dragons and Knights. Supernatural werewolves and vampires, epic battles and brooding protagonists. As long as it is between 750 and 10,000 words and can be classed as a fantasy piece we will be happy to see it.


For Stories: Please email a query to Submissions@arenafantasymagazine.co.uk in the first instance. If your piece is of interest we will reply and request the full version. Your query should contain your contact details, give a brief outline of the piece and finally any items you have published.

ARTICLES


Any articles, advice or information for new and aspiring writers.


As we are primarily a writing magazine, we would be happy to receive articles on or around the subject of writing, whether that is Plotting, cover design or anything to do with the craft.  We would be happy for information on Self Publication or traditional publication tips. Max word count 12,000 words


For articles: Please email a query and a sample to editor@arenafantasymagazine.co.uk in the first instance. If your piece is of interest we will reply and request the full version. Your query should contain your contact details, give a brief outline of the piece and finally any items you have published previously.

FLASH FICTION


What is Flash Fiction - A Piece of fiction considered short usually a few hundred words


Arena Fantasy Magazine is specifically looking for stories based in the fantasy genre, whether it is faeries, Dragons and Knights. Supernatural werewolves and vampires, epic battles and brooding protagonists. As long as it is between 250 and 750 words and can be classed as a fantasy piece send it to us.


For Flash and articles: Please email a query to Submissions@arenafantasymagazine.co.uk in the first instance. If your piece is of interest we will reply and request the full version. Your query should contain your contact details, give a brief outline of the piece and finally any items you have published.

ARTWORK


As long as it is based on the fantasy genre we would consider any ORIGINAL artwork. 


We are looking for an original piece of art firmly based on the fantasy genre. This could be a fight scene, a hero/heroine or anything medieval.  Think about knight charging. We are in particular looking for landscapes or town-scapes as long as it is medieval we will consider it.


For Artwork: please email a sample of your art to Submissions@arenafantasymagazine.co.uk  we will contact you if we wish to use it. Please also let us know if the piece has been used before and where. 

FAQ's


1. What will happen to the copyright of my piece


Copyright will remain with you the author/artist. AFM does not claim copyright. We only use your submission with your permission.



2. Will I get paid for my Submission?


Honestly no, The reason why is that because we are a new magazine. All is not lost though we would consider it in future.



3. What would happen to my submission if not accepted?


We would hold on to your submission for 12 months and we would contact you if we may wish to use it on a future issue. Unless you advise you do not want us to!



If there are any questions that are not covered here feel free to email us with your concerns and we will address them for you. You can contact us at editor@arenafantasymagazine.co.uk