Submissions processing delay…

Dear Space Unicorn Rangers, Our temporary submissions system was overwhelmed by the wonderful deluge of submissions that have come in since we opened. Unfortunately, this means that the processing is taking much longer than we originally anticipated. We’re sorry. We promise, we are doing our best to get through the submissions as quickly as humanly […]


Uncanny Magazine Issue 1 is LIVE!!!

Space Unicorn Ranger Corps! Today is the day. Uncanny Magazine Issue 1 is now available to everybody at or at online eBook retailers! Please spread the word! Here are the pieces of Issue 1 that are available on our shiny new website (designed by the phenomenal Jeremiah Tolbert) today: (Cover by Galen Dara) Editorial The Uncanny […]


The Uncanny Magazine Podcast Teaser

Would you like to hear the teaser trailer for the Uncanny Magazine Podcast? You can subscribe at iTunes or with the RSS feed. Episode 1 launches on November 4th and features an editors’ introduction, Maria Dahvana Headley’s story “If You Were a Tiger, I’d Have to Wear White” and Amal El-Mohtar’s poem “The New Ways” (both […]

Uncanny Issue 1 Cover & Table of Contents!

Coming in November, THE FIRST ISSUE OF UNCANNY!!! All of the content will be available in the eBook version on the day of release. The free online content will be released in 2 stages- half on day of release and half in December. Table of Contents: Cover by Galen Dara Editorial The Uncanny Valley- Editorial […]

Uncanny Is Open to Submissions!

This is an old post. Please check the submission guidelines to see if we are currently open. Scribbling Space Unicorns! Uncanny Magazine is finally open to unsolicited submissions! We can’t wait to see your short stories and poems. We pay $.08 per word for short stories between 750-7500 words, and $30 per poem at any […]

Uncanny Mini Interview with Year One Contributor Amal El-Mohtar!

Amal El–Mohtar is the Nebula–nominated author of The Honey Month, a collection of spontaneous short stories and poems written to the taste of twenty–eight different kinds of honey. She is a two–time winner of the Rhysling Award for Best Short Poem, and edits Goblin Fruit, an online quarterly dedicated to fantastical poetry. Her work has […]

Uncanny Is Opening for Submissions on September 11, 2014

Uncanny is opening for submissions on September 11, 2014. You can also find this information on our Submissions page. Please note that this is a temporary procedure until our new website and submissions system are completed. # Editors-in-Chief: Lynne M. Thomas and Michael Damian Thomas Uncanny is seeking passionate SF/F fiction and poetry from writers from […]

Uncanny Mini Interview with Year One Contributor Rose Lemberg!

Rose Lemberg was born in Ukraine, and lived in subarctic Russia and Israel before immigrating to the US. Her prose and poetry have appeared in Strange Horizons, Apex, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Unlikely Story, Interfictions, and other venues. She edits Stone Telling with Shweta Narayan. Rose has also edited two anthologies: Here, We Cross, a collection […]

Uncanny Preparing to Receive Submissions

The moment many of you have been waiting for is almost here: Uncanny: A Magazine of Science Fiction and Fantasy is nearly ready to open for unsolicited submissions! We’re proud to announce that Uncanny has now filled its slots of Submissions Editors! Thank you to everyone who took the time to apply to be a Submissions Editor for Uncanny. We were […]