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wyntermoon
07-20-2012, 10:01 PM
Dark deeds curse the water in these tales of haunted lighthouses, shipwrecks, and ships that sail with nary a breath between the crew. MOONCUSSERS: TALES FROM THE GHOSTLY SEA (http://mooncussers.blogspot.com/), is looking for authors to contribute to this short story and flash fiction anthology with their stories of what lies beneath the broken waves.

Title: MOONCUSSERS: TALES FROM THE GHOSTLY SEA
Edited and Compiled by Stacey Graham (http://staceyigraham.com/)
Published by: Rainstorm Press (http://rainstormpress.com/)

Genre: Horror

Theme: Ghost stories based around the haunted sea or shore

Deadline: November 15, 2012
Target release date: TBD

What we are looking for:


Stories: 3,000 - 5,000 words

Flash fiction: Up to 500 words
Poetry: Up to 20 lines

What we're not looking for:
Gratuitous violence or erotica.

Payment:
Story authors will receive one contributor's copy (print and ebook) plus the option to purchase additional copies at 25% off the retail price.

Flash fiction and poetry authors will receive an ebook contributor's copy only.

No re-prints, please.

For more information and to submit, please visit the Mooncussers website (http://mooncussers.blogspot.com/).

wyntermoon
09-11-2012, 08:32 PM
:bump:

wyntermoon
10-15-2012, 11:24 PM
The deadline for Mooncussers has been extended to January 31, 2013. Who schedules deadlines during the holidays? :sheesh: ;)

veinglory
10-15-2012, 11:38 PM
Your 'submit story here' link is not working for me.

thothguard51
10-15-2012, 11:52 PM
So the writer gets a mere copy of the book, and the publisher of this anthology gets the $$$. How very one sided...

I might me easy, but I ain't cheap...

wyntermoon
10-16-2012, 06:48 AM
Your 'submit story here' link is not working for me.

Oy, thanks for the heads up, Emily. :)

Edited: fixed!

wyntermoon
10-16-2012, 11:09 PM
So the writer gets a mere copy of the book, and the publisher of this anthology gets the $$$. How very one sided...

I might me easy, but I ain't cheap...

Maybe not, but what did you expect when checking the nonpaying market listings?

wyntermoon
01-17-2013, 10:12 PM
Thank you for your interest in Mooncussers. Due to circumstances beyond our control, the anthology has been pulled until further notice.

mfarraday
01-18-2013, 08:26 PM
Sorry to hear! This was quite an intriguing concept.

regdog
01-18-2013, 08:57 PM
I'll go ahead and close then.