2017 is right around the corner, which means it’s time for the annual Apex Magazine subscription drive! This year’s drive will run for three weeks – October 24th to November 15th. Let's do this! 2016 Apex Magazine subscription drive! Goal: $10000 https://t.co/uk099dbcNm — Apex...Read More
As we enter the Halloween season, it seemed appropriate for this month’s Words for Thought to look at stories about life beyond death. None are typical ghost stories, but they all deal with what comes next and what it means to be alive. They are quiet stories, threaded with rage...Read More
We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Amy H. Sturgis will be guest editing an issue of Apex Magazine in 2017. Appearing in August of next year, this issue will feature Native American and First Nations authors. Amy is not planning to hold an open submissions period for her issue, choosing...Read More
We are thrilled to announce that Maurice Broaddus will be guest editing an issue of Apex Magazine in 2017. Maurice and Apex have a long standing working relationship. He co-edited both Dark Faith and Dark Faith: Invocations with Jerry Gordon, co-wrote Orgy of Souls with Wrath James...Read More
On July 26th, Fireside Magazine released a study highlighting the dearth of black authors in 63 genre short fiction publications. The results exposed a difficult truth: black writers are significantly underrepresented in our industry’s publications. Specifically, Apex Magazine has...Read More
Apex Magazine will be closing to all submissions starting at 12:01am on Monday, September 5th. At this time, we do not have a timetable for reopening. We have about 9 months of inventory along with over 500 outstanding submissions to read. Our response time has been on the rise, so...Read More
2016 Apex Magazine Subscription Drive
This year we hope to raise enough revenue to expand our monthly fiction and to increase pay for writers and artists.
Incentives include original fiction by Nisi Shawl, John Hornor Jacobs, Ursula Vernon, and E. Catherine Tobler!