Cutting Board Press also has an open call for their themed supernatural anthology, Butcher Shop Quartet 2 with a submission deadline of January 31, 2008. Pays 1-1/2 cents per word plus one contributor's copy for original, unpublished novellas of 15K to 40K; query for longer works. No simultaneous or multiple submissions. Will also require an accompanying synopsis of 250 to 1K words that describes the story in full. Well-published authors of note whose work is accepted are encouraged to negotiate payment, as professional rates will be considered. Electronic submission only, and if you're interested in this one, definitely read carefully all the guidelines here.
Hard SF writers -- Escape Velocity magazine has a new URL,
Paranormal romance writers, I finally found one for you guys -- Man's Story 2 has an open call for short story submissions for an upcoming, as yet untitled paranormal anthology to be published in early 2008, 1500 to 4K words in length, pays $25.00 per story. They are open to stories about vampires, weres and such, but no ghost stories. Electronic submissions only; more details and guidelines are here.
Norilana Books has an open call for their themed high-end literary, speculative/fantasy/slipstream anthology, Clockwork Phoenix: Tales of Beauty and Strangeness, submission period ends February 1st, 2008. Pays 2 cents per word on acceptance as an advance against royalties, then a pro rata share after earnout plus one contributor copy. Electronic submissions only, see guidelines and details here.
All of the above sub ops were found while rifling through the paying market listings over at Ralan's place.
This is Robert from Adventure Books of Seattle. 'Escape Velocity' is now open for submissions on a continuous basis. We have increased to six issues a year.ReplyDelete
Robert M Blevins
AB of Seattle
The Escape Velocity Magazine
Thanks for stopping in, Robert -- I've noted the new info on the post.ReplyDelete