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Blair DanielsBy Blair Daniels
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Blair DanielsBy Blair Daniels
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$2,521
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backers
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All or nothing. This project will only be funded if it reaches its goal by Mon, April 22 2019 5:10 PM UTC +00:00.

About

Go to the nearest bookstore and check out the horror section. What do you find? Every flavor of horror, from serial killers to aliens, by Stephen King. Clive Barker. Dean Koontz.

The one thing you don't find?

Women.

We want to change that.

Daughters of Darkness is an anthology of 43 terrifying tales, written by female masters of horror. E.Z. Morgan ("EZmisery"), Kitty Olsen ("theoddcatlady"), Blair Daniels, Sandra Varela ("MTLStoriesPaty"), Thamires Luppi ("poloniumpoisoning"), Gemma Stovell ("CynicHappy"), Stephanie Scissom ("chellperry")... and more! 

Get a taste of our horror by reading some stories by Blair Daniels, Stephanie Scissom, and E.Z. Morgan!

Our stories include:

My Son Would Not Stop Crying: A mother's work is never done.

Leslie: Leslie is dead. I know she is. So who is texting me?

Don't Go into the Treehouse: Something dark awaits inside.

Ocean Water: Why is there salt water in the neighbor's swimming pool?

Weird Church: There's a small church off a country road, waiting for you.

 and more!

Never-before-seen content!

Never-before-seen stories by EZmisery, theoddcatlady, BlairDaniels, & more!

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Budget Breakdown

Stretch Goals:

  • Inside Illustrations (10 at $75 each): $750
  • Promotional Costs (Amazon/Facebook/Bookbub ads, mailing lists): $250-$500
  • Pay authors the industry standard of $0.06/word: +$3000

Music video credit:

Planet Hell by Serge Narcissoff | https://soundcloud.com/sergenarcissoff
 Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com
 Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported
 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en_US 

Risks and challenges

I've minimized the risk for you -- the backers -- by selecting stories and compiling a manuscript before even launching the Kickstarter. That means, as soon as we get funding, we are ready to GO. All we need is YOUR help turning this manuscript into an amazing book!

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