Grey Matter Press is a Chicago-based publishing company whose mission it is to find the best new voices working in the dark fiction arena today and bring them to you, our audience of voracious readers.
Whether you are a new author looking for your first book deal, or an established professional seeking a new avenue for your work, Grey Matter Press is committed to helping each and every one of our authors to succeed by delivering your groundbreaking pieces to an all-new audience that is, right now, clamoring for EXCEPTIONAL independent Dark Fiction.
The landscape of publishing has changed. And we have assembled a team of professionals to address those changes. We are a group of seasoned marketing professionals pulled together from the advertising, publishing, creative design and social media industries. As such, we know the definitions of both integrity and professionalism. Your experience with Grey Matter Press will be like no other independent publisher you may have previously worked with.
Grey Matter Press knows what it takes to get the word out and how to deliver the audience you’re looking for. And perhaps most importantly, we are experienced editors, horror writers and dark-minded enthusiasts who know firsthand what it takes to develop a compelling manuscript that is capable of scaring the Hell out of you, the readers.
It’s our goal to consider exceptional work that may be otherwise ignored by the big, corporate publishing machine. Grey Matter Press is focused on publishing both new and established voices and is committed to properly rewarding our authors for the hard work it takes to generate cutting edge fiction in the dark horror, dark fantasy, splatterpunk, steampunk and other genres. In an effort to support the masters of the words, we offer author payments for accepted manuscripts that are higher than the general standard for the independent publishing industry.
We are committed to your success. Because we are you.