RELOADED - Open for Submission

reloaded-placeholder Shotgun Honey is back with RELOADED BOTH BARRELS VOLUME TWO.

Deadline is June 9, so you've got close to 90 days to crank out and send in your best crime fiction.

The Guidelines:

  • Word Count: Between 1500 and 4500 words. 3000 words is the sweet spot.
  • Submissions: No simultaneous submission, no multiple submissions, original stories preferred, but we will consider reprints for stories having been out of print for 18 months or longer.
  • Review Period: Notice of acceptance or rejection will happen within two [2] weeks from the close of submissions
  • Editing: Submit well edited work.
  • Formatting: Indented, double space, single paragraph returns, no special fonts or styling other than bold or italics. We recommend you follow this guide by William Shunn.
  • File Formats: Submit stories as .doc, .docx or .rtf files.
  • Payment: $25 paid via paypal or check within 15 days of publication. A digital copy for either Kindle or ePub.
  • Rights: 12 months exclusive for print and 6 months exclusive for digital. Shared rights for the life of the publication.
  • Deadline: June 9, 2013
  • Publication: September 3, 2013
  • Publisher: Shotgun Honey Books/Bad Rocket Media

Additional details and the form through which to submit are available here.

If you haven't read Shotgun Honey Presents: Both Barrels (Volume 1), I highly recommend you pick it up. It's a great book AND available at a new low price. One-click it.