What’s Happening Now

Contest Five: “Fables” — We’re re reading entries and tallying votes for our Fables contest! Winners will be announced on May 2, 2014! See the contest details page for more info, or check out our full upcoming contest schedule.

April, 2014 — Volume V will be released April, 2014 and is currently available for preorder! With a discount and free shipping on preorders up to the release date, you can’t let such wonderful writing slip through your fingers.

February 2, 2014 - May 1, 2014 — We are now open for submissions to be considered for Volume VI and beyond! See our Submission Guidelines for details.

January 2, 2014 — Winners of Contest Four: Winter have been announced! See the contest page for full details at sparkanthology.org/contests/four.

What’s Next

Other Recent News

January 1, 2014 — Spark: A Creative Anthology Volume IV, our first speculative fiction issue, is now available! With a foreword by Kevin J. Anderson and content from an amazing selection of talented writers, this promises to be an unforgettable collection. Order your copy through the Spark store or on Amazon.com.


November 17, 2013Spark: A Creative Anthology, Volume III is now available. Featuring a foreword by Lidia Yuknavitch, the nonfiction “Story of a Mother” by Mika Hillery, and great fiction & poetry from both new and returning contributors, Volume III proves that Spark is here to stay—and keeps getting better. Buy your copy today.