Tuesday, November 29, 2011

New anthology guidelines: Dark Trails

Title: Dark Trails

Publisher: (To be determined)

Editor: Michael Knost

Published date: 2013

Format: (To be determined)

Payment: Pro rate, plus percentage of shared royalties.

No reprints and no trunk stories

Story length: Up to 7,500 words.

No multiple or simultaneous subs

Deadline: Friday, June 1, 2012 (Do not inquire on story status until after September 1, 2012)

Mail submissions, queries, or questions to:

Michael Knost
Dark Trails Anthology
PO Box 12
Logan, WV 25601

NO EMAIL SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED.

Stories should be set as a weird western or dark western. Regardless of your use of “weird” or “dark" in the story, the main focus must be with the fact that is it a western FIRST.

I AM NOT INTERESTED IN MODERN WESTERNS.

Format your manuscript according to: http://www.shunn.net/format/story.html

Be sure to include your name, address, and email on the manuscript. If this information is not on the manuscript, I will reject it without reading.

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5 comments:

  1. Hi Michael
    Would you accept a western with anthropomorphic animals, or is it humans all the way?
    David Perlmutter

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  2. Michael: Are you out there? I need to be sure you're okay with my ideas before I start on them.

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  3. Wow, I just happened to see this, David. I never check for feedback on the blog. Go ahead and send it and if it grabs me it won't matter if the animals talk or not. - Michael

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  4. Hi,

    Do subs have to be in your hands by June 1st, or can they be postmarked on that date?

    Thanks,

    Geoff

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