Thursday, August 16, 2018
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
If you like to write kinky sex then "Deranged" is the anthology for you. They're looking for stories of 5000 to 10,000 words in the genres of horror, horrorerotica, splatterpunk, bizzaro, and black comedy with a woman as a key protagonist. The deadline is March 1, 2019 and payment is $25. You can find the details here.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Blood and Bourbon is looking for hard, gritty, and raw stories up to 3000 words using the theme "Conflict". This is for their Fall issue. The deadline is November 10, 2018. There's no mention of payment. You can find the details here.
Hong Kong based Crime Wave Press has reopened for novel and short story collection submissions of 60,000 words and up. The stories can be from locations around the word, this is a change as they used to only take stories set in the orient. Payment is a royalty split. You can find the details here.
Sunday, August 12, 2018
Friday, August 10, 2018
I posted about this one from Twelfth Planet Press earlier this year and they are now open. They are looking for festive-themed novellas of 17,000 to 40,000 words that will bring joy, laughter, and comfort. While their usual genres are sci-fi, fantasy, and horror for this call they're also accepting crime, romance, and contemporary fiction. The deadline is August 31, 2018 and payment is a $300 advance plus royalties. You can find the details here along with a second call that opens on September 1, 2018.
Millhaven Tales has opened submissions for their Winter issue. They are looking for stories of 2000 to 8000 words in the genres of action, adventure, and western. They want original stories but stories published on a personal blog are okay. The deadline is November 1, 2018 and payment is a royalty split. You can find the details here.