Anthologist: Trysh Thompson
Open for Submissions: February 1, 2017 to March 31, 2017
Expected Publication: Fall 2017
Story Length: up to 15,000 words
Payment: $10 + contributor copy
No one is perfect—not even a witch. Witches have amazing power at their fingertips to do unbelievable things. That magic can come in really handy sometimes too. They can make someone fall in love, poison an apple to enact a sleeping curse, banish an enemy to an alternate reality, or just to conjure up some Nutella when there is none in the house.
But what happens when those spells go horribly awry?
SONOFAWITCH! seeks humorous stories of spells gone wrong. What spell fell apart and how did the witch get out of it? Give me a contemporary setting (mainly because it lends itself to more humor). The rest is up to your imagination.
Audience: Preference for Adult/New Adult, though a thoroughly compelling YA is fine.
How to Submit: Between February 1 and March 30, 2017, send stories as an attachment (.doc, .docx, or .rtf only) to thompson[at]worldweaverpress[dot]com.
About the Anthologist
Trysh Thompson is a technical writer by day and by night, she’s a superhero who goes by the name “Mom.” In the past, she was a journalist and a movie critic for a small paper (yes, Virginia, they do still exist). For fun, she watches anything with Gordon Ramsay, writes, reads, and tries desperately to sing (alas, the tone-deaf fairy visited her early in life). A die-hard Kentucky Wildcats basketball fan, careful what you say around her in March. She's the editorial force behind the Covalent Bonds anthology and Bite Somebody by Sara Dobie Bauer.
1/11/2017 07:03:00 am
Can the character be a male witch?
1/11/2017 08:34:00 am
Sure! All genders welcome.
1/12/2017 06:07:44 pm
Are you accepting reprints for this anthology?
1/12/2017 07:57:52 pm
Reprints will be considered, but originals are preferred.
1/18/2017 04:11:44 am
Woohoo! So excited!
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