Okay, this isn't a grammar-and-punctuation type of tip. It's for you authors and aspiring authors--we've put out calls for submissions for 2013, here's your opportunity!
Dangerous curves ahead! Cuddle up to some Big Beautiful Women in this series featuring
hot ’n’ heavy heroines who have a little (or a lot!) extra cushion for the
~ Length: 20K - 45K
for internal/external submissions: 3/1/13 (earlier is preferred)
~ All Lines and sub-genres welcome
~ Rubenesque heroines are a must; size must be one of the themes (heroines who
are already comfortable in their plus-sized skin are definitely welcome
~ Stories release in September 2013
Boys Will Do Boys
Let’s get one thing straight—these heroes are not.
Sorry ladies, no heroines allowed in these tales of lust and love between men.
Bring on the M/M! (Or M/M/M, or M/M/M/M…)
~ Length: 20K – 70K words
~ Deadline for internal/external submissions: 5/1/13 (earlier is preferred
~ All stories will release under our Spectrum (GLBT) Line, but all sub-genres and themes are welcome
~ Stories release in December 2013/January 2014
Cotillion Christmas Traditions
Sweet, Christmas-themed traditional Regencies from our Blush Line of non-erotic romance.
~ Length: 12K – 25K
~ Deadline for internal submissions: June 15
~ Deadline for external submissions: May 15
~ Regency Christmas traditions must be a theme in all stories, with particular dedication to historical accuracy (no Victorian Christmas trees, etc.)
~ Cotillion guidelines: sweet (kisses only); set in Regency-era England; focus on the social
setting/mores of the time
~ Ebooks release in October 2013
~ Print anthology releases in November 2013