For writers

A while ago I posted a list of publishers accepting submissions. The updated list is repeated below so that it doesn't get lost!
Listed here are links to some of my posts that might be of interest...

Help! I'm stuck!! Inspiration and getting the creative juices flowing....
Finding that elusive voice... and how important is it? (I'm over at Sally's for this one!)
The Four Stages of Learning (anything - including how to write!)

Publishers currently accepting submissions - updated!

Someone recently asked on Facebook which publishers are currently accepting submissions. I’d been meaning to put my bookmarked list into some kind of order for some time, so here goes… in no particular order. (Updated 30/05/2013)
Carina UK -  Harlequin UK's digital imprint, all genres/lengths
Loose Id -  various (erotic) romance categories, but no inspirationals, sweet romances or category romance
HarperImpulse (FB) -  HarperCollins Imprint, all kinds of adult and NA romantic fiction website
Siren Publishing/BookstrandSensual, Spicy, and Erotic Romance Novels
Steam eReads - Launching 2013, various romance categories
Still Moments Publishing – various romance categories (not erotic)
BreathlessPress – romance, erotic romance, erotica
Samhain – romance, erotica, horror
Carina Press – adult commercial fiction (including romance)
Lyrical Press – various categories of romance, including erotic
LiquidSilver Books – erotic romance, various genres
EvernightPublishing – romance, erotic romance, urban fantasy
Red Sage – various genres, emphasis on romance & erotic romance
Entangled Publishing – romance, various imprints including YA
Musa Publishing – various genres including romance, historical, mystery plus..
TheWild Rose Press – romance, including erotic
BeachwalkPress – all subgenres of romance
Mischief – erotic and erotic romance
Total-E-Bound – erotic romance
XciteBooks – erotica/erotic romance
CrimsonRomance – five subgenres of romance
ChocLit – romantic fiction
Ellora’sCave – erotic romance
Decadent Publishing - romance, erotic romance, plus new imprint Bono Books for mainstream fiction, YA, sweet romance and non-fiction
House of Erotica -  full range of erotic fiction
Secret Cravings Publishing - all genres of romance
Resplendence Publishing - range of romance genres
Avon Romance/Impulse - super sexy and romantic, also check out the FB page for current sub calls
Mira Ink - young-adult fiction
Sapphire Star Publishing - all fiction genres, YA to adult
Harlequin - various romance categories, including new Digital First imprint
Rogue Phoenix Press - various genres including romance, YA, sci-fi, fantasy (Book featured exclusively on
Changeling Press - erotic romance, various genres
Turquoise Morning Press - genre fiction including romance, erotic, mainstream fiction, YA. Re-opens for submissions on 31st August, 2012
LazyDay Publishing - primarily romance/erotica but also welcomes other genres including fantasy, mystery, thrillers etc.
Amira Press - open for erotic romance submissions only at present
Moon Rose Publishing - Paranormal Romance, Urban Fantasy, Dark Fiction
Destiny Romance - all kinds of romance, Australian writers only!
Etopia Press -  various genres including romance, erotic
Black Lace - erotic fiction
Escape Publishing -  romance, various genres
Bookouture - 'entertaining fiction for smart, modern women'.

Another handy link for writers of erotic romance -

I have not had any experience with most of these publishers, so they are not recommendations – just sites I (or other people I know) have come across. Feel free to add a comment if you’ve had good/bad experiences with any!

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