DSP Anthology Calls

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

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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.

dragonsandheroinesDRAGONS AND HEROINES (D&H)
(Rated R)

  • DeadlineSeptember 30th, 2021 extended to October 31st, 2021
  • Publication – January 2022
  • Word Count – 7,000-15,000
  • Theme – Any stories involving a female Main Character and dragons.

1234567ROGUE TALES (RH)
(Rated R)

  • Deadline – November 30th, 2021
  • Publication – February 2022
  • Word Count – 5,000-20,000
  • ThemeFairytales will never be the same in this dark and sexy anthology. All versions of bedtime stories, folklore, etc are welcome.
  • Note: The raunchier side of fairytales is expected for this anthology.

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.

Chance on Love by JE DSP E-bookCHANCE 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.

ValorVALOR
(Rated R)

  • Deadline – March 31st, 2022
  • Publication – July 2022
  • Word Count – 5,000-15,000
  • Theme – All stories featuring East Asian warriors are welcome.

Age of ArtificeAGE OF ARTIFICE
(Rated R)

  • Deadline – April 30th, 2022
  • Publication – August 2022
  • Word Count – 1,000-15,000
  • Theme – All stories featuring steampunk (including similar subgenres) are welcome.

HauntHAUNT
(Rated R)

  • Deadline – May 31st, 2022
  • Publication – September 2022
  • 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.

01BEAUTIFUL DARKNESS 1 (BD1)
(Rated R)

  • Deadline – June 30th, 2022
  • Publication – October 2022
  • 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.
  • Note: This series replaces All Dark Places.

Life at its BestLIFE AT ITS BEST
(Rated R)

  • Deadline – July 30th, 2022
  • Publication – November 2022
  • Word Count – 5,000-15,000
  • Theme – These women are navigating through the ups and downs of life whether it be relationships, children, health, etc.
  • Note: This is Women’s Contemporary ‘Realistic’ Fiction only.

Magick and MistletoeMAGICK & MISTLETOE
(Rated R)

  • Deadline – August 31st, 2022
  • Publication – December 2022
  • Word Count500-15,000
  • Theme – All Christmas stories. As long as Christmas is involved, the story qualifies. All genres. Happily Ever After not required.
  • Note: This will be an ebook only anthology. No paperback will be published.