“Mother’s Revenge” Release in May!

Wow. Our “Mother’s Revenge” project recently left Scary Dairy Press’s nest and will soon be living all on its own via or a bookstore near you. This anthology has been a joy for our team to work on, and the authors who participate in this anthology are all amazing people who worked hard with us on edits to help create a fantastic read!

If you enjoy horror, speculative fiction, and pre-apocalyptic tales, then this anthology is for you. “Mother’s Revenge” will also appeal to anyone who wants to help improve the environment, and who understands the need for changing our lifestyle and habits so we can help to reverse that damage we, as humans, have done to the planet.

Our business has made a promise to donate the first $100.00 of every thousand made from “Mother’s Revenge” sales to go to the following earth-saving, ecological organizations:

  • Union of Concerned Scientists
  • Clean Air Task Force
  • Water is Life
  • Sierra Club

Please join us in helping to stop and reverse the damage we’ve done to our Mother!

Compiling the List!

Submissions are closed for the anthology, “Mother’s Revenge!” In the next few days we’ll send out results of our review of submissions. The next phase will include edits of stories, and shopping for the cover of Scary Dairy’s first anthology. Stay tuned, because we may even have a vote among the top three favorite proposed covers for this anthology. In addition, this group of stories will be available on by October of 2017 (our goal!). Lots happening here in the next few months, so keep checking back for updates on the anthology publication, cover, recording and release and more!

Happy New Year!

Scary Dairy Press Team

Mother’s Revenge

This is the first annual submission call for the 2017 Scary Dairy anthology: Mother’s Revenge!

Submission Guidelines:

Scary Dairy Press is seeking short story submissions of 3000-7000 words max for the anthology: Mother’s Revenge!. This a passionate anthology about Mother Earth taking her world back from the humans and teaching us a lesson. Mother Earth can partner with humans to stop the destroyers, animals can be heros, or they may need saving. Any aspect of an ecological disaster or climate change problem can be created or considered. If you have a question about appropriate content, then message us!

What we want: This anthology may include one or more genres such as: horror, dark fiction, dark fantasy, speculative fiction, or bizarro.Your story may occur in any time, place or space. Mix it up, but make it thought provoking and disturbing to the human conscience. It’s up to you whether you offer the world hope, provide an answer to survival, or predict final death and destruction on the very last page.

What we don’t want: No child abuse/sexual abuse scenes. No gratuitous splatter, gore or rape. If you use it, there must be a clear purpose for it. No overused tropes (vampires, werewolves, zombies) unless you clearly have something unusual and unique. If you’re not sure, then email/message us and ask at

Manuscript format: Shunn Manuscript Format:
Dates: 2 September, 2016 -02 December, 2016

Payment: $30.00 (3000-5000 words) $50.00 (5000 words) $60 (up to 6000 words) $70.00 (up to 7000 words) US $ per short story accepted. No stories under 3000 or over 7000 will be considered.

Submit manuscripts to starting 9/2/16. Subject line should read: Mothers_Last Name_Title of Submission

Publishing rights remain with the publisher for a total of 2 years, and may include written, electronic and audio formats.