Crossed Genres is a new online magazine inspired by an altered version of the Genre Challenge. From the initial SFWA LiveJournal post on this new market (see an update here):

Crossed Genres

Every month, Crossed Genres posts a new genre. Writers and artists have one month to submit stories and art that combine the chosen genre with some aspect of Science Fiction and/or Fantasy. All submissions are considered for publication (read the submission guidelines.) Crossed Genres will also contain interviews, and articles about the current genre, SF/F in general and the craft and business of writing. The Magazine is free! Please sign up to get the mailing list!

I wish I’d known about this market a few weeks ago, but I see they’ve extended the submissions deadline for Issue 2 — I wonder if they’ll consider extending the deadline for Issue 3 as well?

Crossed Genres is not currently an SFWA-qualifying market, but that is a priority for the magazine and they’re working toward that goal. This is a great concept and I’m so excited they are embracing Romance in addition to all the other possibilities. I hope they return to having another SFR issue sometime in the future.

One Response to “Crossed Genres, The SFR Issue”

  1. Ooh, fun! We can lay bets on how long before they do a Steampunk issue.

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