Submissions

Authors for Serealities commit to 10-20 weeks of writing episodes. Authors will receive $100 per episode and online publication if they are selected for Serealities.com.  Each submission will be read by the editors; those submitting manuscripts will receive feedback on their submission within 30 days. Authors whose submissions are selected for publication on Serealities.com will be expected to promote the site to reach new followers and voters.

To submit a manuscript to be considered for Serealities, submit the following in a Word document attached to an email.

Requirements for initial submission:

  1. One paragraph description/overview of your serial concept
  2. One liner description for the home page (see home page for examples)
  3. Descriptions of the major characters
  4. Bio of the author, including name, address, and email address
  5. Brief “hook” to attract readers  (see home page for examples)
  6. The first episode (no more than 500 words)
  7. An interactive multiple choice question per episode with answers that will get the characters to do something, hopefully dramatic (see episodes for examples)

Weekly requirements if accepted for publication on Serealities.com:

  1. Brief “hook” to attract readers  (see home page for examples)
  2. Previously… (this will be a brief statement of what happened in the previous episode (see episodes for examples). This is not the same as the weekly hook for the front page.
  3. The first episode (no more than 500 words)
  4. An interactive multiple choice question per episode with answers that will get the characters to do something, hopefully dramatic (see episodes for examples)

The editors of Serealities strongly suggest that authors read Wired for Story by Lisa Cron and serials currently running on the Serealities website before submitting.

Send submissions to submissions@serealities.com