Mason Jar Press is seeking urban fantasy stories for Broken Metropolis: Queer Tales of a City That Never Was. Stories should take place in a large, unnamed city, though writers are encouraged to create specific neighborhoods and landmarks within it.
Word count: Under 6,000 words; most stories will probably be 3,000–4,000 words
Payment: $.02/word plus a contributor’s copy of the anthology
Rights: Publisher seeks 12 months of exclusive worldwide print and electronic distribution rights (exceptions made for “best of year” anthologies etc.) and non-exclusive worldwide print and electronic distribution rights in perpetuity
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