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WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? Sword & Sorcery stories featuring assassins and thieves of all types. Ideally the stories will feature a magical item with great or mysterious powers. Think of ancient ruins, shadowy catacombs, dark alleys, a murdered partner in crime, a treasure chest with glowing runes ... any shadowy fantasy setting. Endings don't have to be happy ones. Think Forgotten Realms(tm) or Dragonlance(tm) for period and mood, but please use your own original characters and worlds. WHAT AREN'T WE LOOKING FOR? The Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch. If you want an explosion, cast a fireball. No guns or steam punk. No unrealistic fight scenes---assassins and thieves don't tend to get into lengthy battles with lots of opponents.

Country of Publication

United States

Publication Media & Frequency

Electronic Publication Electronic PublicationOne-time publication.
Print Publication Print PublicationOne-time publication.

Fiction Closed

Fantasy Fantasy
TypeLength Details
Short Story Short Story4,000 - 6,000 words.
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Token payment (under 1 US cent per word) to Semi-pro payment (1-4.9 US cents per word) Pay ranges from Token payment (under 1 US cent per word) to Semi-pro payment (1-4.9 US cents per word).
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Last Updated: 27 Apr 2020
Date Added: 11 Feb 2006

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