Wednesday, February 27, 2008

It Came from Planet Mars Anthology


Editor: Doyle Eldon Wilmoth, Jr


  • Needs: Looking for dark science fiction in all styles, mixes, and viewpoints. Please pay attention to the title of the anthology -- it should be obvious what kind of stories we're looking for with this project.
  • Tip: Send only your best. The darker the better.
  • Length: 1k-12k/wds.
  • Payment: We will pay a token payment of $5 + copy in PDF Format and 1 year subscription to our Market & Literary Agent Database ($12.97 value).
  • How you will be paid: Payment will be made through PayPal paid on publication July 15, 2008.
  • Rights: We are buying World-Wide electronic rights. All rights revert back to the author after publication, but we retain the right to archive your story on our site up to a period of five years after the date of publication.
  • Distribution: The anthology will be exclusively offered as a free download from the site.
  • Reprints: No.
  • Deadline: April 15, 2008.
  • How to submit: Submissions should be sent to the above e-mail address. No need for a cover letter; but make sure to include a short bio (written in third-person for publication purposes) embedded in the body of the e-mail and your manuscript. Subject line: MARS SUBMISSION. Please NO multiple or simultaneous submissions.
  • Format: RTF, WORD, (RTF preferred) file sent as an attachment. Make sure to color all italicized text in red or underline. And make sure to mark all breaks in the text with three *** asterisks.
  • Response time: 1 month after deadline.
  • Publishing date: July 15, 2008.

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