Bards and Sages Quarterly

Bards and Sages Quarterly
Editor-in-chiefJulie Ann Dawson
CategoriesSpeculative fiction, fantasy, horror, science fiction, short fiction, flash fiction
First issueJanuary 1, 2009; 10 years ago (2009-01-01)
CompanyBards and Sages
CountryUnited States
Based inNew Jersey

Bards and Sages Quarterly is a quarterly fantasy, horror, and science fiction literary magazine published by Bards and Sages, and edited by Julie Ann Dawson.[1][2] Its first issue was released in January 2009.[3][4] It is a semi-professional paying market and publishes short and flash fiction.[5]

The Magazine holds an annual Readers Choice Author or the Year contest. Past winners have included Eugie Foster (2009), Julia Martins (2015) and Deborah Cher (2016).


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  2. ^ Toi, Cassey. "Interview with Julie Ann Dawson". Nevermet Press. Retrieved 2011-02-20.
  3. ^ "Bards and Sages Quarterly: January 2009 by Julie Ann Dawson - Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists". Goodreads. Retrieved 2011-02-20.
  4. ^ "Bards And Sages Quarterly | Julie Ann Dawson | Horror Books". Hellhorror. Archived from the original on 2011-07-11. Retrieved 2011-02-20.
  5. ^ "Duotrope Digest - Publication Details: Bards and Sages Quarterly". Archived from the original on 2012-07-29. Retrieved 2011-02-20.
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