Job opening detail :
Contract Author (Remote)
posted: July 7, 2021
Offered by:
Crazy Maple Studio, Inc.
Project Basis
Sunnyvale, CA
Crazy Maple Studio, the maker of the wildly popular and top-grossing Chapters, Spotlight, KISS, and Scream storytelling apps, is seeking contract authors for the ongoing development of IP romance and thriller novels.

The ideal candidates will:
- Have extensive experience writing high-heat romance novels and/or edge-of-your-seat thrillers/suspense/horror novels with strong hooks and addictive pacing.
- Be able to produce story outlines and novel-length works based on premise pitches from our in-house editorial team.
- Be socially inclusive, and comfortable telling stories featuring the full scope of consensual romance (including but not limited to: m/f, m/m, f/f, nb, poly, ménage).
- Be comfortable asking questions and collaborating with the editorial team.
- Work efficiently and reliably in regards to project schedules and deadlines.
- Have broad imaginations and like to have fun with the stories they write.
- Be comfortable publishing under Crazy Maple Studio’s in-house pen names.

Essential knowledge and skills:
- Strong technical command of the English language (grammar, spelling, phrasing, punctuation) so that minimal line edits are required.
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Word.
- Strong revision skills.
- Clear understanding of current romance trends and tropes.
- Strong time management skills.

This is a remote, project-based contract opportunity. Payment will be made on a flat-fee, per-project basis.
About Our  
Crazy Maple Studio was born in the heart of Silicon Valley in 2017. Our goal is to bring fictional stories to life by blending animation, music, sound effects, and a unique style of gameplay that offers players and readers an immersive interactive experience. We are the maker of the wildly popular and top-grossing Chapters, Spotlight, KISS, and Scream storytelling apps. Learn more about us at
Interested candidates should send a résumé detailing relevant writing experience, links to any previous publications, and two (2) writing samples to
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