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June 2021 Recap

| July 6, 2021

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 150 Acceptances received: 3 Rejections received: 64 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 90 New Submissions: 21 Stories out at the end of the month: 150 An oddly parallel month, with the same number of stories out at the beginning and end of the month. June […]

Fun for Friday: June 2021 Writing Prompts

| May 28, 2021

June is just around the corner, so it’s time for another month of writing prompts! For this month, the words are drawn from a variety of sources and aren’t necessarily themed toward the month. There are also some fun things tucked in there like “lyrics” and “quote,” which might not mean talking about those things, […]

June 2020 Recap

| July 2, 2020

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 129 Acceptances received: 1 Rejections received: 58 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 32 New Submissions: 0 Stories out at the end of the month: 102 Numbers are down this month, both because I didn’t get a lot of rejections, but also because I’ve been pulling […]

Fun for Friday: June 2020 Writing Prompts!

| May 29, 2020

Another month is behind us, and soon we’ll be halfway through the year. So here are some writing prompts for you to enjoy in June! They’re a fairly random mix of words, several of which could be read several different ways. Check back on the last Friday of each month (or occasionally the first day […]

June 2019 Recap

| July 2, 2019

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 87 Acceptances received: 0 Rejections received: 56 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 68 New Submissions: 3 Stories out at the end of the month: 101 Big numbers in submissions for June, though it wasn’t coupled with any acceptances. I’ve got a few pieces out right […]

Fun for Friday: June 2019 Writing Prompts

| May 31, 2019

May flew by just about as quickly as April did, but instead of May flowers, we’ve got June 2019 writing prompts. This month’s prompts are randomly generated, which should lead to some fun and interesting ideas! Check back on the last Friday of each month (or occasionally the first day of a new month, when […]