Taking Submissions: Crawling
Deadline: March 31st, 2023
Payment: $15 USD and a contributors copy
Theme: sub-dermal body horror about terrors lurking under the skin
SUBMISSION PERIOD: January 9 – March 31st
PUBLICATION: July 2023
Submissions open Jan 9. for our debut short story collection: CRAWLING. We’re looking for sub-dermal body horror about terrors lurking under the skin: infestations and transformations with an emphasis on the embodied experience.
What are we looking for?
Body horror short stories (3,500-6,500 words)
FRESH perspectives on the body horror genre from othered voices (women, non-binary, trans, and queer perspectives).
Themes: sub-dermal horror, infestations, body horror, possessions, and transformations.
Your work must be 100% your work. You must own the copyright to your submission.
In your email include: short author biography and links to your social media.
Story length must be 3,500 to 6,500 words.
Please submit your work in the period stated, this is from January 9 through to March 31 2023.
When submitting your short story, please send them to our email address [email protected]
Include trigger warnings with your submission
Accepted authors will receive compensation per our contract agreement of $15 USD + physical author copy.
Via: Hear Us Scream.
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Stuart Conover is a father, husband, published author, blogger, geek, entrepreneur, horror fanatic, and runs a few websites including Horror Tree!