The last thirty days in slush By Neil Clarke On 06/17/2015 In clarkesworld magazine, stats The Clarkesworld slush pile has been extremely active lately. In the last thirty days, we’ve processed 1240 submissions. This is how they break down by genre: Previous Word Count – Part Two Next First Rights 3 Comments Add Comment → Greg Kennedy How many of these published, by genre? 06/18/2015 Reply Neil Clarke Two purchased, both science fiction, but with a sample size that small, the statistics are meaningless. 06/18/2015 Reply Neil Clarke I’ll add that this acceptance rate is below normal for us. The increase in submissions did not lead to a proportional increase in stories we’re looking for. “Near miss” rejections also fell considerably. 06/18/2015 Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.