Erotica Readers & Writers Association
Home | Erotic Books | Authors Resources | Inside The Erotic Mind | Erotica Gallery
Adult Movies | Sex Toys | Erotic Music | Email Discussion List | Links




Authors' Insider Tips

AUTHOR RESOURCES
The place to read about writing

ADVERTISE WITH ERWA
Advertise on our site

ERWA Blog
The place to read about writing

Selena Kitt's Blog
Offering advice and information for erotica authors

The Self Publishing Revolution
Find out more about self-publishing erotica

Erotic Author's Guild
Great resource for erotica authors

Writers' Resources
Collection of useful links

ERWA Archives


CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Erotica Anthologies

City Nights Series
Tirgearr Publishing

new Blood in the Rain 3
Cwtch Press

Corrupted
Sexy Little Pages

new Owning It
SinCyr Publishing

Pirates
Delilah Devlin

Symphony Amore
Sexy Little Pages

Tonight She's Yours
Stupid Fish Productions

new Working It
SinCyr Publishing

Gay Anthologies/Novels


Lesbian Anthologies/Novels

new Best Lesbian Erotica V2
Cleis Press

Contests

Magazines & Journals

BUST Magazine
One-handed read section

Website Publishers

Bright Desire
Erotic short stories & flashers

Hot Chilli Erotica
Variety of erotica

For The Girls
Erotic short stories & flashers

Short Stories
Hush Erotica

Juicy Pink Box
Lesbian erotica

SilkWords
Interactive stories

Self-Publishing Services

The Self-Publisher's Ultimate Resource Guide
Prepare, publish, & promote

Kindle Direct Publishing
By Amazon

Archway
By Simon & Schuster

Booklocker
Print/Ebook, sales & distribution

Createspace
Do-it-yourself to full service

Draft to Digital
We put authors first

new Excitica
Bookstore exclusively for erotica and erotica romance

Lulu
Choose services you want

new Pronoun
A better way to publish

SmashWords
Your ebook, your way

Call for Submissions

The Big Book of Submission V2

Rachel Kramer Bussel - Cleis Press

Please tell editors/publishers you read their guidelines on the
Erotica Readers & Writers Association Website
www.erotica-readers.com

The Big Book of Submission Volume 2 (working title)
Edited by Rachel Kramer Bussel
To be published by Cleis Press in 2018

Please make sure to read and follow these guidelines in order for your work to be considered. Editor Rachel Kramer Bussel is looking for short erotica stories of 1,200 words or less focused on the theme of submission within BDSM. Stories submitted that are over 1,200 words will be rejected. While the word count is short, I want complex stories with a beginning, middle and end, not simply scene snippets.

I will consider stories from a dominant's perspective if that is the best way to illuminate the mindset of the submissive, but they must explore what the submissive gets out of the scenario in some way. The final book of 69 stories will contain an extremely wide variety of characters, POVs (I welcome first, second and third person stories), settings, scenarios, motivations, experience levels, motivations, BDSM practices (which can be combined with other sexual acts), fetishes, couplings, relationships, etc. I welcome the use of sex toys and BDSM implements, real or imagined. All genders and sexual orientations welcome.

All characters must be over 18 for the entirety of the story; no nonconsensual activity, scat, incest or bestiality. No poetry. Original, unpublished stories only. Stories from authors whose work I have not published before are especially welcome. See The Big Book of Submission to get a feel for the types of short submissive erotica I enjoy. Please note that this anthology will not include author bios.

How to submit: Send double spaced Times or Times New Roman 12 point black font Word document (.doc or .docx) with pages numbered OR RTF of 1,200 words maximum to bigbookofsubmission@gmail.com. Stories that are not in keeping with the theme of the anthology or are over 1,200 words will not be considered. DO NOT submit multiple versions of a single story; submit ONLY your final, complete, edited version of your story with the story title and byline you'd want published. Indent the first line of each paragraph half an inch and double space (regular double spacing, do not add extra lines between paragraphs or do any other irregular spacing). US grammar (double quotation marks around dialogue, etc.) required. I will consider a maximum of two stories per author. Include your legal name (and pseudonym if applicable), mailing address. If you are using a pseudonym, please provide your real name and pseudonym and make it clear which one you’d like to be credited as (such as Jane Doe, writing as Ann Smith). You will receive a confirmation within 72 hours. I will get back to you by September 30, 2017.

Payment: $25 and 1 copy of the book on publication in 2018

Deadline: January 10, 2017


  E-mail this page


Search ERWA Website:

Copyright 1996 and on, Erotica Readers Association, Inc.
All Rights Reserved World Wide. Reproduction in whole or in part in any form or
medium without express written permission is prohibited.

Publishers

Sinful Press
Erotic novels & novellas

Steam Romance
Romance and erotica

Totally Bound Publishing
Erotic romance


eBook Publishers

Author Vs Author
2 Authors, 1 Story, No Rules

Avon Impulse
Romance & erotica

Blushing Books
Erotic romance & spanking

Carina Press
All genres

Changeling Press
Quality erotic adventures

Circlet Press
Erotic sci-fi & fantasy

Cobblestone Press
All genres of erotica

Coming Together
Doing good while being bad

Crimson Romance
Romance & erotica

Deep Desires Press
Erotica & Erotic Romance

Excessica Publishing
Erotica and Erotic Romance

eXtasy Books
Erotica genres

ForbiddenFiction
Intense sexuality

new Inkitt Publishing
Data-driven publishing

Inkubus Publishing
Gay Male Erotica

Insatiable Press
Erotica & erotic romance

new Ladies of the Lake
Erotica & Erotic Romance

Lyrical Press (Kensington)
Romance & erotic romance

Mischief Books
Erotica & erotic romance

new MoFo Pubs
Literary Erotica

Nobilis Erotica Podcast
Speculative erotica

Pride Publishing
GLBTQI fiction in all genres

Ravenous Romance
Erotic romance

Wordwooze Publishing
Erotica in various genres

Xcite Romance
Erotic romance