Happy new month people! Now let us kick off the second half of the year with some good news. Naija Stories is a social networking site (and more) for Nigerian writers. The site has been up for about a year now. In commemoration of the site's one year anniversary, they are publishing an anthology of short fiction.This anthology is meant to be an annual publication and the first edition will accept short stories by Naijastories members who have been with the site for more than three months.
Naijastories will be offering no advance to authors but will pay a royalty of 20% of the book’s list price pro-rated on the number of words in their individual selected stories, as well as discounted pricing on any copies purchased.
Submissions open July 1 – July 31 2011.
Send entries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Word count- 500-5000 words
Learn more here.
What She Thinks: An annual anthology of Nigerian short fiction is long over due, but better late than never, abi?