Open Anthology Calls

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FOUR A Seasonal anthology

  • Deadline – CLOSED
  • Publication – Early 2021
  • Word Count – Poetry up to 2,000 words / Stories between 500 and 2,500 words.
  • Theme – We are looking for stories and poetry about Summer, Autumn, Winter and Spring and the folklore surrounding them along with all other associated correspondence.
  • Authors can submit poetry and up to one story for each of the four seasons.
  • Genre – All Genres
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – No
  • Simultaneous Submissions  No
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

nephilimNEPHILIM ANTHOLOGY

  • Deadline – CLOSED
  • Publication – TBA
  • Word Count – 2,000 to 4,000
  • Theme –Defined as the offspring of the sons of God and daughters of Man, the Nephilim were said to be monstrous giants. But that’s just one interpretation. Give us yours!
  • Genre – Horror, Fantasy including Dark Fantasy and Paranormal Romance
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – No
  • Simultaneous Submissions  No
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

wraith coverWRAITH ANTHOLOGY

  • Deadline – 1st April 2021 (midnight Western Australian Standard Time)
  • Publication – May 2021
  • Word Count – 2,000 to 4,000
  • Theme – Looking for stories about ghosts or other ghost like beings.
  • Genre – Horror, Fantasy including Dark Fantasy and Paranormal Romance
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – No
  • Simultaneous Submissions  No
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

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THE FOUR HORSEMEN OF THE APOCALYPSE ANTHOLOGY

  • Deadline – 1st April 2021
  • Publication – 2021
  • Word Count – 100 words exactly. (max 20 drabbles accepted per author) Send one and wait for a response.
    **You can send 1 story each for conquest, war, famine and plague at the same time. Separate emails please.**
  • Theme – Drabbles about the four horseman of the apocalypse.
    Conquest : War : Famine : Plague
  • Genre – Horror and Dark Fantasy
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – Yes
  • Simultaneous Submissions – No
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

daily flights of fantasyFLIGHTS OF FANTASY 

  • Deadline – UNTIL FULL (365 spots)
  • Publication – November 2021
  • Word Count – Fantasy stories of 500 words EXACTLY (minus title and author name)
  • Theme – We are looking for Fantasy stories from all fantasy sub genres except Sci-fi. Authors can have 7 acceptances.
  • Genre – All Fantasy Genres not including Sci-fi
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – Yes
  • Simultaneous Submissions  No
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

MERMAIDS

  • Deadline – 14 March 2021
  • Publication – TBA
  • Word Count – stories of 500 words EXACTLY (minus title and author name)
  • Theme – We are looking for stories about mermaids, sirens, kelpies and selkies. Authors can have 3 acceptances.
  • Genre – Horror and Dark Fantasy
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – No
  • Simultaneous Submissions  No
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

STEAMPUNK

  • Deadline – 30 March 2021
  • Publication – TBA
  • Word Count – stories of 500 words EXACTLY (minus title and author name)
  • Theme – We are looking for steampunk inspired stories. Authors can have 3 acceptances.
  • Genre – Horror and Dark Fantasy
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – No
  • Simultaneous Submissions  No
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.