We have two open Calls for Submissions…  details below.  Let us know if you have any questions.

As always…  no submission fee, and authors of selected stories are compensated

 

 

 

 

 

 

A WINK  AND A SMILE

Smoking Pen Press is issuing a Call for Submissions for a short story anthology.   This will be the next title in the Read on the Run series (See A Step Outside of NormalA Bit of a Twist, and Uncommon Pet Tales).  The tentative title of this new anthology is A Wink and a Smile, and the theme is Romance.  The stories can be contemporary, regency, futuristic, paranormal, historical, fantasy, humor.. Just about any type of romance will do (but please, no erotica).  Multiple submissions accepted.  Simultaneous submissions accepted but please let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.  Reprints accepted as long as all rights have reverted to you.

 

The deadline for submission is January 1, 2018.  Stories should be between 1000 and 7000 words.  Submissions should be in Word (.doc or .docx) format and should be sent to  spp@smokingpenpress.com.  US and Canada authors of stories that are selected will receive their choice of a one-time payment of $25 USD, or 2 complimentary copies of the paperback  (non US/Canada authors will receive their choice of a one-time payment of $25 USD, or 1 complimentary copy of the paperback). 

 

For more information — email us at spp@smokingpenpress.com.

 

 

 

A KISS AND A PROMISE

Smoking Pen Press is issuing a Call for Submissions for a new anthology. 

Do you write romance? Do you write short stories, but they are too long to meet our Read on the Run requirements?  Then this new Call may be just what you’re looking for.  The tentative title of this new anthology is A Kiss and a Promise, and the theme is Romance.  The stories can be contemporary, regency, futuristic, paranormal, historical, fantasy, humor.. Just about any type of romance will do (but please, no erotica).  Multiple submissions accepted.  Simultaneous submissions accepted but please let us know if your submission is accepted elsewhere.  Reprints accepted as long as all rights have reverted to you.

The deadline for submission is February 14, 2018.  Stories should be between 7,000 and 12,000 words.  Submissions should be in Word (.doc or .docx) format and should be sent to  spp@smokingpenpress.com.  US and Canada authors of stories that are selected will receive their choice of a one-time payment of $25 USD, or 2 complimentary copies of the paperback  (non US/Canada authors will receive their choice of a one-time payment of $25 USD, or 1 complimentary copy of the paperback). 

For more information — email us at spp@smokingpenpress.com