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Catch me when you can… Jack the Ripper

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London, 1888. A legendary serial killer stalks the fog shrouded streets of the East End. Five women fall victim to his blade and all of London, indeed, all the world, is paralyzed with fear… waiting for the next horror. Jack the Ripper carves his path through history… Now, 125 years after the “Autumn of Terror”, it is time for Jack to return!

Country of Publication

United Kingdom

Publication Medium & Frequency

Electronic Publication Electronic PublicationOne-time publication.

Fiction Closed

Stories can be SF, Steampunk, Horror (no splatterpunk), Psychological or any other genre as long as it’s fresh and outre! We have one stipulation: KNOW THE CASE! Nothing is as infuriating as reading a story that gets the facts wrong unless that error is a vital part of the story. Jack would not appreciate it!

Fantasy FantasyOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Retrofuturism.
Horror HorrorOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Psychological, Retrofuturism, Serial Killer, excluding Extreme Horror.
Science Fiction Science FictionOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Retrofuturism.
Suspense/Thriller Suspense/ThrillerOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Psychological, Serial Killer.
Open to all/most Genres Open to all/most Genres
Open to all/most Styles, including: Mainstream.
TypeLength Details
Short Story Short Story3,000 - 6,000 words; Up to 2 pieces.
We list broad pay categories rather than payment specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
No monetary payment Royalties No monetary payment. Royalties.
OK No No Unknown OKText format submissions
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Last Updated: 24 Apr 2018
Date Added: 03 Oct 2013

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