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SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

THE DOCTOR WHO PROJECT SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

TDWP MAIN RANGE

The Doctor Who Project is now accepting story proposals for Season 42 which planned for a October/November 2020 publication.

General Information
We are commissioning seven stories for Season 42.
Stories are to feature the TDWP Tenth Doctor and companion Hannah Redfoot.

Submitting Story Proposals
We have four story openings to fill and are accepting story proposals effective now till all remaining slots have been filled.

Story proposals only need to be 4-6 paragraphs detailing the story plot, characters, setting and any other information you feel would go toward
enabling the editorial board making an ideal assessment of your story for publication.

To obtain a copy of the full SUBMISSION GUIDELINES and the TDWP STYLE GUIDE
(featuring character outlines for the 10th Doctor & Hannah) please contact us and we’ll send you copies.

Submitting Stories
Stories to be submitted in Word format to: the doctorwhoproject@shaw.ca.

First Draft Deadlines
First Draft Deadline is June 30, 2020

Tentative Publication
November/December 2020

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BRIEF ENCOUNTERS SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Brief Encounters is on-going series of original short stories featuring television Doctors 1-7, and their associated companions.

If you like to write short fiction about past Doctor’s, we’re always on the lookout for new stories to publish under the BE banner.

Story Requirements:

  1. Stories must be original whilst also fitting within established continuity set in the 1963-89 TV series.
  2. The stories will be up to and around 5000 words in length.

Submissions should contain the following information:

  1. The Doctor and the companion featured in the story.
  2. Details of key characters/monsters/villains.
  3. A brief synopsis of the story plot.

Story proposals only need to be 4-6 paragraphs detailing the story plot, characters, setting and any other information you feel would go toward enabling the editorial board making an ideal assessment of your story for publication.

Interested In Contributing?

  • If you’re interested in contributing to Brief Encounters, please send us an email outlining your story idea.
  • First time contributors to The Doctor Who Project should also include a sample of their writing style in a Word document.

Our editors work with our writers to help them improve at their craft. We offer constructive and useful advice with the view of helping you become the best you can at your craft and writing the best story possible. It’s a true team environment at TDWP, where we’re all working towards the same common goal.

If this is the sort of project you’d like to write for, we’d like to hear from you. Send us an email and tell us about yourself, including a sample of your work.

Story proposals and all requested material should be submitted as a Microsoft Word (.doc/.docx) document attached to the body of an email.

Deadline for submitting proposals is:  **On-going**

Submissions to:  thedoctorwhoproject@shaw.ca

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