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Taking Submissions: Not Just A Pretty Face
September 30, 2018
Dead Light Publishing
(A Division of Evil Pig Entertainment)
“NOT JUST A PRETTY FACE” Horror Anthology Submission Call
(This is a women only anthology to coincide with WIHM 2019)
Behind those sparkling eyes, curvaceous figures, and pouting lips, lurk some of the darkest minds horror has to offer. These women are not just a pretty face and they’re out to prove it. Are YOU one of them?
Send us your best, most horrific story and show the world woman are made of more than sugar and spice.
THE GORY DETAILS:
This is an open theme. Send your best, no reprints!
Deadline is September 30th, 2018, est. pub date is January 13th, 2019.
Please use industry standard formatting 12 pt font, Times New. If you are unsure you can find it here: https://www.shunn.net/format/story.html
Word count is best between 2500 – 5000 words, but there are always exceptions.
Attach your submission as a word document .doc, .docx.
Add a brief cover letter with your contact info, story title, and word count.
Subject line should read as follows: Pretty Face Sub / Title / Your Name
Please name your submission file – story title, last name – as this creates less confusion for staff.
Send your submission to: [email protected] Attn: Slushie
Dead Light Publishing asks for First Anthology Rights with the possibility of a future Anthology Audio Rights. (This would entail a second contract and payment.)
Payment at this time is a flat rate of $25.00 CAD per story within 30 days of acceptance and return of signed contract. Contributors will also receive an electronic copy of the anthology, (also a copy of the audio version if your story is included and one is created,) and a 30% discount for print copies, less shipping and handling. We require a 90 day exclusivity right after publication at which time you are free to republish your story elsewhere.
It is our mission to evolve our pay scale in the future to include print copies as well as other bonuses. As we are just starting out this is what we can do for now.
Dead Light Publishing looks forward to your submission!