Working in the writing game, trying to get your stuff out there and appreciated can seem pretty damned impossible at times. Pie in the sky stuff. I see talented writers getting published and I look for secret cues to their success. Perhaps I am not using my thesaurus enough, perhaps my characters are not in vogue, my tropes overused. Perhaps.
It’s all a process, but lacking a definitive gameplan has been bothering me for a bit. My goals are simple: to have work published in some online magazines that I respect for quality, boldness, and a track record for recognizing talent. Simple, right? Never so.
So I’m compiling a list of the publications I’m looking to successfully sub and I’ll keep it updated as I go along: