Temptation Press is holding open submissions for short
stories to be featured in this upcoming collection of what the part-time
opportunity can mean. Is your character a college student looking for
an internship? Or a bored housewife looking for some excitement? Is she
hoping to fill her time or her bank account? Will she find love, a
torrid romance with the boss, or friendships with benefits? What does
this mean for her home-life? Does your character miss out on the
opportunity or grab it with both hands? Does it cause conflict in her
life? What does she have to give up to take the opportunity? It the
All gender combinations are welcome in this anthology. We are looking
for well-crafted, tasteful plots with believable characters.
Please keep in mind the minimum word count is 3,000 and the maximum word count is 15,000.
This anthology is a great opportunity to showcase emerging writers and allow them to build their professional platforms.
Submission Deadline: October 15, 2017 with a targeted release date of early December 2017.
Send your best work. We will be doing light editing as necessary to fit the standards we strive to maintain.
- No work may be more than 15,000 words. Please watch your word
count. Submissions over this word count will be disqualified for this
- The work must not have previously appeared in print or online anywhere.
- All submissions must be in English.
- Each contributor may submit up to three (3) unique works. Please submit them separately.
- Work must be in Microsoft Word or RTF, double spaced, 12 point font, with one-inch margins.
All contributors will receive a free print copy of the book
approximately three weeks after release. Authors that are chosen for
the anthology will not be paid nor receive royalties for their
submission. Again there is no charge for the submission, this is an
opportunity to build your platform.
Submission Deadline: October 15, 2017