Length: 5 to 10k
Contest : January 2 – 19, 2008
Be wicked for us. We’re looking for short story erotica with a very high level of sexual content within five to ten thousand words. HEA or romantic content not required. First and third person accepted (male or female POV).
First place winner will receive a standard contract, first publication slot for the Wicked Line and $100.
Other entries will be considered for publication.
Contest open to all authors currently unpublished with Cobblestone Press, LLC.
We are interested in the following genres: contemporary, historical, paranormal, BDSM, multicultural, science fiction, and fantasy.
Absolutely no fan fiction, forced seduction, rape, purple prose, pedophilia, incest, bodily functions, snuff, bestiality, and necrophilia.
Submissions should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. Use either Times New Roman or Courier New, 12pt. font
2. All paragraphs should be indented .5 (without tabs-preferred) Double Spaced
3. One inch margins
4. Attach the manuscript as an RTF file (no other format will be opened)Include a cover letter in the body of your email, please put WICKED CONTEST in the subject line
5. On the first page of your manuscript include in the upper left corner the following: Title of Manuscript, Word Count- Calculated by your word processor program, Genre (or Line), Full Name, Pen Name (if applicable), Mailing Address, Phone Number, and Email Address
*** Regular Submissions for this line will open February 14, 2008 ***