Seconds Magazine is currently seeking Fantasy, Science Fiction, Horror and Literary/Mainstream Short Fiction (up to 4,000 words) that has been previously published.

  • Submissions are not made available to the public.
  • We do not accept work that has not been previously published.
  • We do not accept work that has been self published only.
  • We do not accept work that has been published online only.
  • Include the previous publication in which the work appeared, including the name of the publication and the issue, when appropriate. Works that can not be verified in a timely manner will not be accepted.
  • All works must be your own creations. No fan fiction/shared world submissions.
  • All works must be submitted in English.
  • Simultaneous submissions are acceptable.
  • Multiple submissions of different works are acceptable. Each work must be submitted individually.
  • Multiple submissions of the same work in one or more categories are not allowed.
  • Format your work as you would have it appear to readers.
  • Acceptance/Rejection time: 1 month – 1 year, depending on when it comes in.

2nds Mag is currently accepting previously published Literary/Mainstream Fiction up to 4,000 words. 

We do not accept work that has been self published only. 

We do not accept work that has been published online only.

Include the previous publication in which the work appeared, including the name of the publication and the issue, when appropriate. Works that can not be verified in a timely manner will not be accepted.

All works must be your own creations. No fan fiction/shared world submissions.

All works must be submitted in English.

Simultaneous submissions are acceptable.

Multiple submissions of different works are acceptable, but each work must be submitted individually.

Multiple submissions of the same work are not allowed.
2nds Mag is currently accepting previously published Horror Fiction up to 4,000 words. 

We do not accept work that has been self published only. 

We do not accept work that has been published online only.

Include the previous publication in which the work appeared, including the name of the publication and the issue, when appropriate. Works that can not be verified in a timely manner will not be accepted.

All works must be your own creations. No fan fiction/shared world submissions.

All works must be submitted in English.

Simultaneous submissions are acceptable.

Multiple submissions of different works are acceptable, but each work must be submitted individually.

Multiple submissions of the same work are not allowed.
2nds Mag is currently accepting previously published Science Fiction up to 4,000 words. 

We do not accept work that has been self published only. 

We do not accept work that has been published online only.

Include the previous publication in which the work appeared, including the name of the publication and the issue, when appropriate. Works that can not be verified in a timely manner will not be accepted.

All works must be your own creations. No fan fiction/shared world submissions.

All works must be submitted in English.

Simultaneous submissions are acceptable.

Multiple submissions of different works are acceptable, but each work must be submitted individually.

Multiple submissions of the same work are not allowed.
2nds Mag is currently accepting previously published Fantasy Fiction up to 4,000 words. 

We do not accept work that has been self published only. 

We do not accept work that has been published online only.

Include the previous publication in which the work appeared, including the name of the publication and the issue, when appropriate. Works that can not be verified in a timely manner will not be accepted.

All works must be your own creations. No fan fiction/shared world submissions.

All works must be submitted in English.

Simultaneous submissions are acceptable.

Multiple submissions of different works are acceptable, but each work must be submitted individually.

Multiple submissions of the same work are not allowed.