These are the current open calls for Stitched Smile Publications. For regular submissions, please visit the submissions page in the drop down menu under "Contact"
We are looking for stories with a dark gloomy feeling. Think: sitting in a dark room as a child, going into a dark basement alone, walking in a dark alley at night.
Reprints in case by case basis but original preferred. Be sure author bio and contact (email you check often would be great!) information is included or we will have to decline.
Decisions and acceptance letters will go out NO EARLIER than July 1, 2018-please do not inquire before then.
Please send your submissions in .doc or .rtf format and use Times New Roman 10pt black font. Do not double space.
POETRY SUBMISSIONS for this collection will be accepted: 300 word min, 1500 max.
Scheduled Release Date: November 2018
The year is 2025. The planet has been riddled with radiation and in an effort to sustain life the world's leading scientists have come up with a new procedure to keep humans and animals alive. The success rate was high ... until the new creatures began to show signs of rot. Genetically and physically enhanced, these monsters begin to turn on each other and their makers.
Genre: horror, science fiction
Submissions of high quality should be original, unpublished works.
Submission guidelines can be found here: http://www.writersdigest.com/…/what-are-the-guidelines-for-…
Deadline: midnight (cst) April15, 2018
Pay: .006 per word
Acceptance letters will be sent by May 15, 2018 please do not inquire prior to that date regarding submission status.
Poetry may be submitted 200-1000 word max.