$300 for Superhero Stories to Be Published in “Behind the Mask”

Meerkat Press is currently seeking submissions for their upcoming anthology Behind the Mask: A Superhero Anthology. They want stories about the ordinary challenges faces by extraordinary superheroes. How do they cope with growing old, changing diapers, or simply fitting in?

Meerkat is paying 2-8 cents per word, for stories between 3,000 and 6,000 words.

The deadline for submissions is September 15th, 2016.

According to their website:

“We want superhero stories with originality, diversity, and strong character development that celebrate the genre but manage to push its boundaries as well. Fun, quirky, serious, happy, sad: any tone will do, and we plan to have a nice variety. But bring us something fresh and relevant to this crazy world we live in today.”

To learn more, read their submission guidelines.


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