Thursday, February 1, 2018

NEW #SUBMISSIONS CALL! One Stormy Afternoon #Contemporary #Sweet #Romance #Anthology

Roane Publishing is seeking submissions for our upcoming sweet romance anthology, ONE STORMY AFTERNOON! 

This will be the fourth in our seasonal anthologies releasing in 2018.

Contemporary sweet romance with a fall theme. Fall is a time for apple picking, stacking firewood, leaf-peeping, hayrides, and late-night bonfires. Bring us your sweet, fall-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 fall theme is acceptable. At least ONE scene of the story needs to take place on a STORMY AFTERNOON.

Submission Deadline: May 31, 2018
  • 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.
  • No reprints or sim subs.
  • M/F only.

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 FALL_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 June 14th, 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.