Lucy Felthouse has posted a call for submissions for a romance anthology to raise money for the British Red Cross’s UK Solidarity Fund to help victims of terror anywhere in the UK. Tentatively titled United in Love, it will feature stories set in Britain that focus on pulling together in the face of hardship and adversity.
Stories should be 3,000 to 6,000 words with a focus on romance from hot to erotic. The goal is to appeal to as wide an audience as possible and thus raise more money for charity.
Previously published works are acceptable as long as the author hold the rights to republish.
- double quote marks around dialogue
- double spaced
- indents not tabs
- UK spellings
- edited to the best of your ability
From the call:
As well as having been completely horrified and distraught by the recent terror attacks in the UK, I’ve also felt quite helpless. The latest attack at London Bridge spurred me into action—I might not be in a position where I can physically help victims, but I can do something. I can put together an anthology where all proceeds go to a charity that will help those affected. So that’s what I’m doing. …
I’m not looking for pure erotica, or BDSM/kink/similar. The emphasis is on love stories, and I’m looking to appeal to a wide variety of romance readers in order to maximise sales and therefore monies raised. …
Please send your story to email@example.com with the subject: United in Love submission.
See the original call for complete details: Call for Submissions: United in Love charity anthology | Lucy Felthouse
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