Issue #3 Coming February/March 2018


Release Date

February/March 2018. This issue will mark the one year anniversary of Aphotic Realm!


Clandestine Government experiment escapes. Deep inside S4, the dormant spacecraft awakes. In the Montauk Facilities, children disappear and experiments begin. Secret Moonbase occupants slaughtered by a malevolent spirit. Let your imagination run wild but it must be a story worth being CLASSIFIED!

So there you have it. CLASSIFIED is the theme if you didn't already know and as you can tell, our cover art fits perfectly.

Cover Art

The piece (pictured above) is by Gancheng Li and was a fantastic find! We are so glad he agreed to contribute his work to our magazine and we hope this image helps to spark your creativity for the theme.



An interview with The Queen of Horror, Mylo Carbia, the Author of the #1 Best Selling Novel, The Raping of Ava DeSantis!


Richard Chizmar, founder/publisher of Cemetery Dance Magazine and co-author of Gwendy's Button Box!

This is one you won't want to miss!

Mylo Carbia Writers Store

Submissions - NOW CLOSED

When submitting, first and foremost, all of our normal guidelines and submission types apply. If you are unfamiliar, head over to our Submissions page for that information. Second, like all of our stories, they must be Strange or Sinister in nature. Stories must be at least 1000 words and not surpass 5000 words.

Please submit all stories to In the subject line please write, “CLASSIFIED – Title of your story.” In the body of the email, please include a 50-100 word bio about yourself and your contact information. All stories must be submitted as a .DOC or .DOCX file. All other file types will be deleted without being read.

Stay tuned!

In the coming weeks we will have more exciting news and announcements coming your way!

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Next Steps...

Do you have a story that fits our theme? Perhaps some Artwork, a Book Review, Creative Non-Fiction piece, or a Comic that fits our requirements?

Deadline to submit is February 1st, 2018!