Monday, July 17, 2017

NEW #SUBMISSIONS CALL! One Sweet Morning #Contemporary #Sweet #Romance #Anthology

Roane Publishing is seeking submissions for our upcoming sweet romance anthology, ONE SWEET MORNING! This will be the second in four planned anthologies to release in 2018 celebrating the seasons.

Contemporary sweet romance with a spring theme. Spring is a time for coming out of winter hibernation, gardening, and hikes through dappled sunlight. Bring us your sweet, spring-time themed romance stories. We are looking for anything from back to school friends to lovers tales, to budding romance. Anything that keeps to the spring theme is acceptable. At least ONE scene of the story needs to take place on a spring morning.

Submission Deadline: September 30, 2017
  • Must be a contemporary sweet romance based in some way on the prompt and include a HEA or HFN ending.
  • Stories must be at least 15k in length, but should be no more than 20k
  • Sweet romance ONLY, no erotic romance.
  • No fantasy or holiday themed stories please.
  • No reprints or sim subs.

Please email a brief query letter along with your completed, polished manuscript (double spaced, Times New Roman size 12, no TABS or spaces indenting paragraphs) to and put SPRING_ANTHO in the SUBJECT LINE of your email.

Completed stories should be attached in TXT, RTF, DOC, or DOCX format ONLY and attached to your query email. All other attachment file types will be deleted unopened.
If you do not receive a reply by October 7th, please follow-up by email at Do not send your submissions to this address. They will be deleted unopened.

Head over to our SUBMISSIONS PAGE for a peek into our author contract.