Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Nightmare Press - Anthology Call

Nightmare Press has posted an animal horror anthology call.  They're looking for horror stories up to 10,000 words involving animal attacks.  Reprints are acceptable,  The deadline is January 1, 2019 and payment is $20.  You can find the details here.

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Mysterical-E - New Issue

The Fall issue of Mysterical-E has gone live.  Read it for free here.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Death's Head Press - Open for Submissions

Death's Head Press has posted three anthology calls, two are currently open and the third opens on December 1, 2018.

The first is untitled but the theme is Revenge.  They're looking for dark fiction of 3000 to 8000 words.  The deadline is January 31, 2019 and payment is $10.

The second is "Rope Burns".  They're looking for erotic horror of 3000 to 8000 words.  The deadline is February 28, 2019 and payment is $10.

The third is "Breaking Bizzaro".  They're looking for weirdness stories of 3000 to 8000 words.  This one opens on December 1, 2018 with a deadline of March 31, 2019 and payment is $10.

They will also open for novel, novella, and short story collections in the genres of dark fiction on November 15, 2018 and will close on March 31, 2019.  Payment is 50% royalty split.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Writing Through Pain by Ken MacGregor

A bit of a companion piece to Michael's post yesterday at SleuthSayers is this essay over at Horror Tree by Ken MacGregor called "Writing Through Pain".

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Everybody Hurts by Michael Bracken

Over at the SleuthSayers blog you'll find a beautiful essay by Michael Bracken about writing what you feel into your stories.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Blood Hound Books - Open for Novel Submissions

Blood Hound Books is currently open for submissions of crime and mystery thriller novels over 60,000 words.  There are no pay specifics listed.  They also mention that they work with an agent to sell film rights so be careful of how your contract reads if you submit.  You can find the details here.

Space Opera Libretti - Anthology Call

Space Opera Libretti is seeking space opera short stories of 2500 to 7000 words for their anthology.  Their guidelines will give you a better idea of exactly what they're looking for.  Reprints are acceptable.  The deadline is December 31, 2018.  Payment is 6cents a word if they have a successful KickStarter and royalties if not.  You can find all the details here.