Fiction Submissions

Hybrid has no restrictions on genre, but here are some of the things we enjoy:

Don’t let this list stop you, but here are some things we’re wary of:

Hybrid Ink will not, under any circumstances, publish content that portrays any of the following without justification:

  • Racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, or other forms of discrimination
  • Pedophilia or sex with characters under the age of 18
  • Rape, torture, dubious consent, or forced seduction
  • Gratuitous violence, gore, or death

For more information, please see here.

If you have any doubts about your content and these lists, please don’t hesitate to ask!

Long form — Open

Hybrid Ink is seeking novels, novellas, and novelettes to publish for the 2018 catalog. To submit, please contact us at with a query containing a synopsis and a sample chapter or two.

Short story collections may be considered, as well, and in that case, please specify the unifying theme of the collection, provide a brief synopsis of each story, and the licensing status of each story.

Short form (usually for anthologies) — Closed

Short-form fiction is published in the form of anthologies. These will usually be topical and announced here when the calls are opened. There are currently no open calls.