Chiral Mad 4 is officially open for submissions! The anthology is scheduled for publication in the first or second quarter of 2018 by Written Backwards, an imprint of Dark Regions Press, to be co-edited by Bram Stoker Award winning editor Michael Bailey and multi Bram Stoker Award winning (and ever-so-talented) Lucy A. Snyder.Deadline: May 31, 2017
Unlike past Written Backwards projects, this fourth volume in the critically-acclaimed series of anthologies will be a completely collaborative effort of originality, collecting 4 short stories, 4 novelettes, 4 novellas, and 4 graphic adaptations (to celebrate this 4th book), all co-authored and/or co-created. And the anthology itself will also be co-edited!
Find a partner, or two, or three, and start collaborating! The more unique the collaboration, the better the chances you have of making it into Chiral Mad 4. The more diverse the collaborations, the better the chances you have of making it into Chiral Mad 4.
Length: 4 short stories (5,000 words max), 4 novelettes (10,000 words max), 4 novellas (20,000 words max), 4 graphic adaptations (1,500 words max, or 10 pages)
Payment: $.06 per word, capped at the max word counts listed above, split evenly between contributors.
Submission Guidelines: https://blog.nettirw.com/2017/01/14/chiral-mad-4-open-for-submissions-until-053117/