Sunday, December 29, 2013

#Fantasy Picture Prompt: Portals #Anthology #Submissions Call!!

As some of you may or may not know, I'm a part of the new indie pub co, Roane Publishing. They have an open sub call for an upcoming fantasy anthology titled Portals, which I am THRILLED about! LOVE picture prompts!

Check out the purdy! I hope it inspires your muse - details on submitting can be found below.

A Fantasy Anthology

Submission Deadline: March 15, 2014

Some paths aren't meant to be tread.

Theme: This is a FANTASY anthology with a picture prompt. The picture prompt is shown above. Fantasy tales with romantic elements will be accepted, but the submitted stories DO NOT require a romantic element to be considered. 

The full submission requirements for this anthology are as follows:

  • The picture prompt must be present in the story in some fashion. How, is up to you, the author.
  • Stories must be at least 5K but should not exceed 10K in length.
  • All sub-genres of Fantasy will be considered, including, but not limited to: Dystopian, Steampunk, Epic, Sword and Sorcery, and Urban Fantasy. 
  • For this anthology, Science Fiction elements are completely acceptable.

Please email a brief query letter along with your completed and polished manuscript to and put the anthology name PORTALS in the SUBJECT LINE of your email.

Completed stories should be attached in TXT, RTF, DOC, or DOCX format ONLY and attached to your query email. All other attachment file types will be deleted unopened.


Whatcha think??? Coolness, right?

Hope to be working with you soon!  *wink wink*


  1. Replies
    1. Sweet! Best of luck, Matt, & thanks for the twitter support!

  2. I'm hoping I can whip up something that gets me excited. It certainly is a fine visual!

    1. Isn't it?!? I look forward to reading your work! ;)