The Common Oddities Speculative Fiction Sideshow is looking for speculative fiction up to 5K words and poetry containing speculative elements. (We will consider up to 3 poems at a time). The following sub-genres will be considered: science fiction, fantasy, slipstream, horror, alternate history, and paranormal. Humor or satire mingled with any of the above subgenres is always appreciated. Please do not submit erotica.