Monday, September 18, 2017

Enchanted Conversations - Open for Submissions

Enchanted Conversation:  A Fairy Tale Conversation has opened submissions for their October issue.  They're looking for fairy tale type stories of 700 to 3000 words using the theme "Godfather Death".  The deadline is September 30, 2017 and payment is $30.  You can find the details here.

Bloodhound Books - Open for Crime Novel Submissions

Bloodhound Books is open for novel submissions in the crime fiction genres.  There's no mention of pay scale.  You can find the details here.

Home is...by Jerry Bloomfield

There's a great story about family over at Beat to a Pulp.  You keep expecting one thing and the story just spins you around in another direction and leaves you smiling along a trail of your own memories.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Naptown Noir - Charity Anthology Call

Editor Alec Cizak has posted a note on his blog that he's putting together a charity anthology that will be published by Down & Out Books.  He's looking for noir stories set in Indianapolis.  The charity is the Indiana Literacy Association.  You can check out the details and drop him a line here.

Fireside Magazine - Open for Submissions

Fireside Magazine opened submissions today for flash stories up to 1000 words and short stories up to 4000 words in any genre.  There are stories to read online so you can get an idea of what they're looking for.  Their reading period is short and the deadline is September 23, 2017.  Payment is 12.5cents a word.  You can find the details here.  Just click on home at the top of the page to find stories to read.

Friday, September 15, 2017

ChiZine Publications - Anthology Call

ChiZine Publications has posted an anthology call for "Other Covenants:  Alternate Histories of the Jewish People".  They looking for stories of 500 to 15,000 words that written in the alternate history genre and are relevant to the theme.  The deadline is February 4, 2018 and payment is 8cents CAD a word.  They have a list of possible topics in their guidelines which you can find here.