Portal Fantasy

Submission Guidelines

Portal Fantasy is currently Open to Submissions.
Submissions Currently Open to Submissions

What if a portal opened into a fantastical world and gave you the opportunity to leave the mundane behind?    Given a chance, would you step through a magical gate into the unknown?    Tell us your story!   WordFire Press is seeking submissions for portal fantasy novels for publishing in late 2022.   We are looking for original novels in the portal subgenre of fantasy. Themes and genre may include a mix of contemporary fantasy, dark fantasy, gothic fantasy, historical fantasy and romantic fantasy elements. Absolutely no erotica will be considered, so keep the heat level below medium. Previously unpublished work only. Add links to your social network or author platform in your query letter, please. Women, BIPOCs, LGBTQIA+, neurodiverse individuals, and other minorities are strongly encouraged to submit.   Length: 125,000 words max   Due: We are open to submissions from October 1 - December 15, 2021.  

Submit: A Microsoft Word or RTF file in standard manuscript format. 

One submission per person, please. NO SIMULTANEOUS SUBMISSIONS.   

What if a portal opened into a fantastical world and gave you the opportunity to leave the mundane behind?    Given a chance, would you step through a magical gate into the unknown?    Tell us your story!   WordFire Press is seeking submissions for portal fantasy novels for publishing in late 2022.   We are looking for original novels in the portal subgenre of fantasy. Themes and genre may include a mix of contemporary fantasy, dark fantasy, gothic fantasy, historical fantasy and romantic fantasy elements. Absolutely no erotica will be considered, so keep the heat level below medium. Previously unpublished work only. Add links to your social network or author platform in your query letter, please. Women, BIPOCs, LGBTQIA+, neurodiverse individuals, and other minorities are strongly encouraged to submit.   Length: 125,000 words max   Due: We are open to submissions from October 1 - December 15, 2021.  

Submit: A Microsoft Word or RTF file in standard manuscript format. 

One submission per person, please. NO SIMULTANEOUS SUBMISSIONS.