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Taking Submissions: Neon & Blood

July 15, 2014

Deadline: July 15th, 2014
Payment: Exposure and Royalties

Flash fiction & Short Stories (1,000 – 6,000 words)

Poetry and re-prints will also be considered

For this anthology I would like stories set in the big city. Monsters and demons in the midst of the crowd, the busy streets of a bustling city. You may use any sort of monster you like just as long as it is frightening. Elements of modern society are welcome, leather, studs tattoos etc…..not required but encouraged. Use your imagination and show me what fear in the big city is! Please put “Neon And Blood” in the subject line! Please submit your story or poem as an RTF!

Submission guidelines:

Deadline for submissions – July 15th, 2014 – or until full.

Word Count: 1,000 – 6,000 words.

FORMAT: Single space with indented paragraphs, no space between paragraphs and standard 12 font. Use centered *** for scene breaks, and please put your bio at the end of the story in the manuscript, 100 words or less. Please make sure your story is how you want it to appear in print, and pay attention to grammar and punctuation! No Headers or footers and use Bold Print for the first two words of your story!

*I am accepting poetry, send up to 10 poems!!!!!!!!!!!!
*Send your documents as RTFs.
*You may send up to Three stories!

Upon acceptance into the anthology, you agree that Horrified Press holds exclusive publishing rights for six months from the date of publication; after that date has passed, all intellectual property rights revert to the author with the proviso that Horrified Press retains distribution rights in the format of the contracted anthology.

This title will be available as an e-book and trade quality paperback.

Ron Koppelberger will be presiding over this anthology.

Email your submission as an attachment to: [email protected]
The email subject line must read “SUBMISSION – Neon & Blood – ‘your story title’” or your submission will not be considered for this anthology.

Successful applicants will be notified before the deadline has expired.

Via: Horrified Press.


July 15, 2014