Gotta a short story in need of a home? Then check out these directories of listings:
Writing Career – “Writing career help for freelance writers: call for submissions, editorial staff changes, writing opportunities, and writing advice.”
Duotrope – “Duotrope is an established, award-winning writers’ resource, and we’re here to help you spend less time submitting so you can focus on writing.”
NewPages – “Calls for writing, art, and photography from literary magazines, publishers, writing conferences, and more.”
CLMP Directory – “A searchable database of Council of Literary Magazines and Presses.”
The Grinder – “The grinder is a submission tracker and market database for writers of fiction.”
Literary Magazines – “Listings of literary magazines and journals.”
Poets & Writers – “Connect your poems, stories, essays, and reviews to the right audiences by researching over eight hundred literary magazines in our database.” Also visit the classified section for calls for submission.
And if you write short stories for teens, don’t forget about the markets listed on the right-hand column of this blog.