Emerging and established writers are encouraged to submit to Scarlet Lit: Stories of Romance, Revenge and Redemption—New England Style. The collection will be published by producers of the Literary New England Radio Show in February 2014—just in time for Valentine’s Day!—and released as both a print and e-book. Fiction and literary non-fiction of 1,000-7,500 words will be accepted. No poetry or erotica, please. Other submission guidelines:
- Deadline is Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013
- Stories must be original and previously unpublished
- Some kind of New England connection must be present
- Only one entry per person
- Submissions must be snail mailed and postmarked no later than Sept. 19, 2013 to: Literary New England, PO Box 3624, Milford CT 06460. Enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope or postcard to confirm receipt.
- Author’s name, mailing address, daytime phone, email and word count must be included on submission’s first page
Authors whose stories are chosen to be included in “Scarlet Lit” will be notified by email no later than Oct. 31, 2013, receive 2 print copies of the book and be featured on the Literary New England Radio Show. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.