Anthologies

Anthologies are a great way to cross promote with authors you don’t normal get to. Plus it allows you to meet new friends and development new working relationships.

Stories should be 15,000 to 50,000 words, unless noted otherwise, and will be published in the anthology and individually.

Heat levels are 3 (Sensual)-5 (erotic romance) flames, unless noted otherwise.

Stories submitted for an anthology will be handled the same way as general submission. Contracts are offered on accepted submissions. Editing, cover art, and marketing support are handled at the expense of After Glows.

All submissions should be sent by the closing date of each anthology according to the guidelines in the FAQ.

 

Our 2017 anthologies that are accepting submissions are as follows. Proposals will be considered.

 

A Magical Holiday

We’re looking for stories of all romance genres set around the Winter Holidays. How do they celebrate the winter? Stories should include plenty of sexual tension, strong characters, great external and internal conflicts to keep the readers guessing.

Submission close date: September 1, 2017

 

Father’s Day Anthology

We are seeking stories where the heroes become first time dads. It can be his own biological child, step-child, or adopted somehow. The key is for him to fumble through being a dad for the first time. Stories can be light heart and fun mixed in with the romance between and his heroine.

Submission closing date: January 31, 2018

Dragons, Dragons, and more Dragons

We seeking dragon shifter stories set in the real world or a fantasy. The dragons (male or female) should be alpha to the core, edgy, and know what they want. Their mates should know just how to tame them. So send us your sexy, dark dragons for consideration.

Submission closing date: Open call

 

Male/Male Shifter romance

We’re looking for sexy MM shifter stories. Bears, tigers, wolves, leopards, lions, dragons, and all other shifters are welcomed. One or both main characters should be a shifter of some kind. We’re are open to diversity so don’t be afraid to do something different!

Submission closing date: Open Call

 

Friends to Lovers ( PNR and contemporary romance)

Friends from childhood, friends from work, maybe they were friends from college who went their separate ways and meet back up? However they met is limited to the author’s imagination. Take the readers on the journey that changes everything and makes them realize they are meant for each other. Genres are open to all sub-genres of romance (excluding YA and inspirational).

Submissions closing date: Open call

 

 

 

All submissions should be sent by the closing date of each anthology according to the guidelines in the FAQ.