DSP Anthology Calls

Welcome to our list of anthologies! Beneath the submission guidelines are the anthologies with open calls.

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Murder and MayhemMurder & Mayhem (Rated R)

  • Deadline – April 30th, 2021
  • Publication – July 2021
  • Word Count – 5,000-15,000
  • Theme – A murder needs to be solved by these main characters as the stakes rise higher. Any branch of investigators can be included, even vigilantes.


GlitchGlitch (Rated R)

  • Deadline – May 31st, 2021
  • Publication – August 2021
  • Word Count – 5,000-15,000
  • Theme – LitRPG genre. Playing Virtual Reality games is a favorite pastime, but getting trapped in them due to a glitch is another story. It’s a true fight for survival now and the only way out is to finish the game.

EWExtinct Worlds (Rated R)

  • Deadline – June 30th, 2021
  • Publication – September 2021
  • Word Count – 5,000-15,000
  • Theme – After killing Earth, humans have been launched into space exploration. Discovering aliens and new technologies, future generations are unrecognizable from the Earthlings that once were. There are a select few who want to go back to their roots, some who will prevent this at all costs, and others who don’t care. Where do your characters fit within the vast universe full of the unknown?

adp3All Dark Places 3 (ADP3) (Rated R)

  • Deadline – July 31st, 2021
  • Publication – October 2021
  • Word Count – 5,000-15,000
  • Theme – In a world where so many dark things go bump in the night, terror awaits around every corner as these authors take horror stories to the next level.


Timeless 2Timeless 2 (Rated PG-13)

  • Deadline – August 31st, 2021
  • Publication – November 2021
  • Word Count – 5,000-15,000
  • Theme – Anything involving a twist on old fairy tales, whether it be the classics or lesser known ones.
  • Note: As long as you keep to the theme and use a fairytale, originality is fully appreciated. Cliff-hangers are more than welcome.

historyHistory (Rated R)

  • Deadline – September 30th, 2021
  • Publication – December 2021
  • Word Count – 5,000-15,000
  • Theme – Historical Fiction. Any person, location, or time period accepted as long as dragons are included.
  • Note: Dragons need to be part of the storyline. They cannot be mentioned in passing.



Dragons and Heroines (D&H) (Rated R)

  • Deadline – September 30th, 2021
  • Publication – January 2022
  • Word Count7,000-15,000
  • Theme – Any stories involving a female Main Character and dragons.

Rogue Tales (RH) (Rated R)1234567

  • Deadline – November 30th, 2021
  • Publication – February 2022
  • Word Count – 5,000-20,000
  • ThemeFairytales will never be the same in this reverse harem anthology. All versions of bedtime stories, folklore, etc are welcome.
  • Note: A Reverse Harem is when one woman has three (3) or more men as partners.

EverlastEverlast (Rated R)

  • Deadline – November 30th, 2021
  • Publication – March 2022
  • Word Count – 5,000-20,000
  • Theme – Romance can be difficult on its own, even before adding the complications of time travel to the equation. These couples find themselves from separate timelines in history, but cross paths due to unforeseen circumstances.

SurgeSurge (Rated R)

  • Deadline – December 31st, 2021
  • Publication – April 2022
  • Word Count – 5,000-15,000
  • Theme – Cyberpunk. These characters are trying to survive in a dystopia of advanced technologies. Living alongside Artificial Intelligence has its perks, but also many deadly downfalls.

Beyond AtlantisBeyond Atlantis (Rated R)

  • Deadline – January 31st, 2022
  • Publication – May 2022
  • Word Count – 5,000 to 15,000
  • Theme – Unique retellings of Atlantis-like civilizations. Preferably with mermaids, selkies, krakens, or other mythological sea creatures included.


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Chance on Love (Rated R)

  • Deadline – February 28th, 2022
  • Publication – June 2022
  • Word Count – 5,000 to 15,000
  • Theme – Everyone deserves a chance at love. Whether it lasts forever or ends up being temporary, these characters will fight for the chance at happily ever after.


Organic Ink_VOLUME5Organic Ink: Volume 5 (Not Rated)

  • Deadline – February 28th, 2022
  • Publication – June 2022
  • Word Count 1,000 word count minimum (not line count)
  • Theme – All poetry pieces are welcome. There is no theme.
  • NOTE: Minimum word count does not mean one poem of 1,000 words. It is all of the poetry/haiku submissions with word counts combined to equal 1,000 words or more.

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