Submission Guidelines for Upcoming Anthology
Horror Bound Online Magazine publications is announcing a call for submissions for a future anthology called Return of the Raven. (temporary title only).
This is a tribute to the master of Horror, Edgar Allan Poe. If you are inspired by the work of the master and his themes, tone, characterization and style then read on:
Preference will be given to:
*spooky, ghostly tales
*both short stories and poetry
3,000-7,000 words (for short stories)
We will be reading immediately. Deadline for submissions is March 31st, 2009 or until the anthology is filled.
0.01 cents (CAN) per word. Payment made upon publication. You must have a paypal account. Money will be deposited into that account.
First print rights, exclusive print rights for three years from time of publication. Author retains copyright. No reprints please.
HOW DO I KNOW YOU’VE RECEIVED MY SUBMISSIONS?
Within one (1) week of your submission, you'll receive an e-mail confirming that we received it. If you don't receive this confirmation, feel free to email and ask. After that you will NOT hear back from us unless we confirm that your story will appear in our anthology.
ARE MULTIPLE SUBMISSIONS OKAY?
WHAT ABOUT SIMULTANEOUS SUBMISSIONS?
Simultaneous submissions to other publications are fine but please inform us if your story is placed.
WHAT ARE THE LIMITS ON SEXUAL/EROTIC CONTENT AND PROFANITY?
No sexual/erotic content or profanity.
LIMITS ON VIOLENCE AND GORE
The editors of this anthology are not big fans of either violence or gore. If there is going to be violence and gore, it better be a very compelling read!
Send the file to firstname.lastname@example.org. Must be in .doc format or .rtf. NO PDFS PLEASE.
ANY FURTHER QUESTIONS?
Send an e-mail to email@example.com