Open Anthology Calls

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FAERIE anthology coverFAERIE ANTHOLOGY

  • Deadline – 1st April 2020 (midnight Western Australian Standard Time)
  • Publication – June 2020
  • Word Count – 2,000 to 4,000
  • Theme – Looking for stories about faeries from Irish, English, Welsh and Scottish and other worldwide origins be they from the Seelie or Unseelie Court or the unaligned. Dark and Light elves are also welcome, as well as the more domesticated (household) fey.
  • Genre – Fantasy
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – No
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

 


ComingSoonVILLAINS ANTHOLOGY

  • Deadline – 1st May 2020 (midnight Western Australian Standard Time)
  • Publication – September 2020
  • Word Count – 2,500 to 7,000
  • Theme – Looking for stories about fairytales as told from the villain’s perspective. No DC or Marvel retellings… fairytales such as Brothers Grimm…
  • Genre – Horror, Fantasy and Paranormal Romance
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – No
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

 


FOUR A Seasonal anthology

  • Deadline – UNTIL FULL
  • Publication – TBA
  • 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
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

 


ComingSoonNEPHILIM ANTHOLOGY

  • Deadline – 1st December 2020 (midnight Western Australian Standard Time)
  • Publication – March 2021
  • 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
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

 


ComingSoonWRAITH ANTHOLOGY

  • Deadline – 1st February 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
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.

 


ComingSoonHEXED ANTHOLOGY

  • Deadline – 1st July 2020 (midnight Western Australian Standard Time)
  • Publication – TBA
  • Word Count – 500 words exactly. Authors may submit up to 3 stories.
  • Theme – Looking for stories about witches.
  • Genre – Horror and Dark Fantasy
  • Compensation – A Contributors Copy (eBook)
  • Reprints – No
  • Simultaneous Submissions – Yes
  • For more information on how to submit, check the Submission Guidelines.