Call for Submissions – Anthologies


(Please check back for further Calls for Submission. New postings each week.)

Smut by the Sea, Volume 3
Editor: Lucy Felthouse and Victoria Blisse
Email: victoria @ uk (no spaces)
Submission deadline: 31st March 2014
Payment: Royalties.
Due to the success of Smut by the Sea Volumes 1 and 2, Smut in the City, Smut Alfresco and Smut for Chocoholics, Lucy Felthouse and Victoria Blisse are pleased to announce that they’re putting together a third volume of seaside smut. Smut by the Sea, Volume 3 will be a collection of stories with a saucy seaside feel, edited by The Northern Birds Lucy Felthouse and Victoria Blisse.  (Click for more)

Editor: Victoria Blisse
Email: victoria @ uk (no spaces)
Submission Deadline: 1st Oct 2013
Payment:  £10 on publication for non-exclusive rights
SexyReads is looking for sexy, seasonal stories to spice up the festive season. Blissemas tales must have a Christmas, holiday or wintery theme; feel free to use all three. We encourage people to think outside the chocolate box and attempt something different. Maybe you could try Christmas in hot places or sexy encounters on snow-capped mountains, presents for Scrooges, trimming the tree and getting distracted or racing away from loved ones on Christmas Eve…  (Click for more)

Juicy Bits
Editor: Anne Regan
Submission deadline: Jan. 1, 2014
Payment: Royalties.
Sometimes a sex scene is so hot, so real, that it brings us back to the same book again and again—even if only to read the juicy bits. Dreamspinner Press is seeking erotic short stories featuring the “juicy bits”—the parts you’d turn to in a romance if you just wanted to read the hot stuff. Examples: A quickie in the kitchen, stroking off in the shower, making the most of getting caught in the rain, improvising in zero gravity, etc.  (Click for more)

Smut in the City – Sapphic Edition
Editors: Lucy Felthouse and Kevin Mitnik
Submission deadline: 1st January 2014
Payment: Royalties will be split 40% of the net profits with contributing authors, Rights: All rights for six years.
Due to the success of Smut in the City, Lucy Felthouse and Kevin Mitnik are pleased to announce that they’re putting together a spin-off anthology with a Sapphic theme. Smut in the City: Sapphic Edition will be a collection of lesbian erotica with an urban/city feel, edited by Lucy Felthouse and Kevin Mitnik.  (Click for more)

Like a Rolling Stone: Erotic Tales of Rock and Roll Fantasy (and science fiction)
Editor: H.B. Kurtzwilde
Deadline: December 1, 2013
Payment: First rights for inclusion in the ebook anthology for $25
Circlet Press seeks short stories for the latest in our anthology series of erotic science fiction & fantasy ebooks. Like a Rolling Stone will combine three of our favorite things in one book: rock and roll, erotica, and sf/f. And since sex and rock and roll already go hand in hand, that shouldn’t be too difficult, eh?  (Click for more)

Lasso Lovin’ – Cowboy Ménage Anthology
Editor: Total-E-Bound Publishing
Deadline: November 1, 2013
Payment: Royalties.
Three’s the thrill! Can your cowboys lasso their third? Saddle up ‘n write a story about cowboys finding their lady loves and ridin’ ‘em hard! Past or present, give us two men and a woman (MMF only) in this anthology.  (Click for moreand scroll down for additional anthology Calls for Submission)

Me and My Boi: Queer Erotic Stories
Editor: Sacchi Green
Deadline: December 1, 2013
Payment: $50 and two copies of the anthology
This book is a celebration of all things boi, butch, masculine-of-center; the people we love who put their own personal spins on the gender spectrum. Bois who like girls, bois who like bois, bois who like both.  (Click for more)

Myth and Magic: Queer Fairy Tales
Editor: Radclyffe and Stacia Seaman
Deadline: March 1, 2014
Payment: $50 non-exclusive rights and 2 contributor copies
LGBTQ adult and YA fictional retellings of classic fairy tales in any genre and any heat level.  (Click for more)

Take the Heat: Hardened criminals on their sexiest behavior
Editor: Skye Warren
Deadline: December 31, 2013
Payment: $100. 3 year exclusive, and non-exclusive thereafter (in perpetuity)
The ultimate bad boys, criminals have the power to capture our attention and waken our darkest desires. Celebrate the illicit in short story format for this taboo contemporary anthology.  (Click for more)