Illustration: Guy Shield

Kill Your Darlings is delighted to announce that submissions for our second print collection of short fiction will open in early 2020.

New Australian Fiction 2020 will once again showcase stories from Australia’s best and brightest established and emerging writers. KYD publishing director and series editor Rebecca Starford will both commission and select stories from a general call-out.

Submissions for New Australian Fiction 2020 open on Monday, 13 January 2020, and will close on Monday, 2 March 2020. 
For more information on how to submit, please visit KYD’s Submittable page.

You can purchase a copy of our inaugural anthology, New Australian Fiction 2019, at our online shop.

For up-to-date information on submission callouts and opportunities throughout the year, sign up to our enews or keep an eye on our social media channels: FacebookTwitter and Instagram.