Posted By Ron Suresha on January 2, 2015
Bi Guys, volume 2
Firsthand Fiction for Bisexual Men and Their Admirers
R. Jackson, editor
Call for short story (fiction) submissions
Everyone knows that Bi Guys make the best lovers, because of the range and depth of their sexual experiences. But not everyone knows that Bi Guys also make the sexiest fiction anthologies.
In 2006, the first groundbreaking collection of bi men’s erotic writing came out, and was subsequently named a Lambda Literary Awards finalist. Now the same editor of Bi Guys is seeking original submissions for a second volume of bi-rotic fiction for bisexual men and everyone who loves them.
We are once again bringing together a unique collection of outstanding sensual writing about the bi male sexual experience. This is bisexual-themed erotica with a decidedly masculine viewpoint, erotica with undeniable male heat, erotica you won’t soon forget!
We’re looking for memorable stories of bi/poly/pan male sex, love, romance, family, and community from 3,500 to 7,000 words long (firm upper limit — sorry, but if you can’t tell your story in less than 7K words, it’s not for us). Genres are open: settings may be contemporary, historical, mythical, or fantastic, but the central male character(s) must be bisexual.
We especially welcome strong stories that express ethnic/racial/gender diversity in its characters.
To learn the particular type of short fiction we seek, please familiarize yourself with the first volume of Bi Guys: follow this link to see the book on Amazon and use their free Look Inside the Book function to read a few stories. Better yet, buy the book, read all the stories, and then write us a compelling and completely unique story.
Payment per word for original work: 2 cents ($0.02 USD), payable after publication. Previously published stories and book excerpts accepted at half the original rate: please include complete prior publication information. All contributors will receive one gratis copy of the softcover book.
Proposed timeline (subject to change):
- Contributor confirmation / story synopsis requested by September 1, 2015
- First story drafts requested by October 1, 2014
- Final story drafts due by November 1, 2015
- Contributor contracts issued by January 1, 2016
- Publication release date: March 1, 2016
Send synopsis or story submissions, along with complete author contact information (including your legal name (and pseudonym, if you choose to use one), complete mailing address, telephone number(s), and email address; and author biography <75 words, to:
About the editor: R. Jackson is editor of several groundbreaking collections of men’s erotic fiction, including:
- Bearotica (published by Bear Bones Books)
- Bear Lust (published by Bear Bones Books)
- Bears in the Wild (published by Bear Bones Books)
- Bi Guys: The Deliciousness of His Sex (published by Lethe Press)
- Tales from the Den: Wild & Weird Stories for Bears (published by Bear Bones Books)