Apex Magazine is looking for Fantasy, science fiction, horror, with a dark speculative fiction element.
They do not accept simultaneous or multiple submissions.
Apex Magazine is a SFWA-certified professional market and pay five cents per word up to 5,000 words. If they podcast the piece, they pay one cent per word up to 5,000 words.
They accept submission by e-mail.
Apex Magazine tries to respond within 30 days.