Fiction

Spring Rejuvenation for Writers

Come out of hibernation and join your fellow writers for a day of writing, relaxation, and reflection at the Spring Rejuvenation for Writers. Bring what you are working on, your laptop, your notes, and your imagination. You’ll be provided with a quiet space to work on that scene, that metaphor, that passage. Two workshops will …

Published: January 5, 2017

Chanticleer Author Conference

Come and enjoy 3 days of instruction on how to improve your marketing skills and sell more books, located at the beautiful Hotel Bellwether, at Squalicum Harbor on beautiful Bellingham Bay, in Bellingham, Washington conveniently located between Seattle and Vancouver, B.C.

Published: January 5, 2017

Sonnet Poetry Contest

The challenge of this contest is to write a sonnet in iambic pentameter, just like Shakespeare did. The rules: It must consist of 14 lines. It must be written in iambic pentameter (duh-DUH-duh-DUH-duh-DUH-duh-DUH-duh-DUH). It must be written in the abab cdcd efef gg rhyme scheme. To see an example view the contest announcement.

Published: November 21, 2016

The Romance Novelist

Submit your finished romance novel of 40,000 words or more for the chance to win $1000

Published: November 21, 2016

Christmas Story

Share your story about Christmas. We are looking for stories (fiction and non-fiction) that include this holiday. All skill levels welcomed. Just write about Christmas.

Published: November 21, 2016

Christmas Poetry Contest

Share a poem about Christmas to enter this poetry contest at FanStory.com. All poetry types are welcomed. All skill levels welcomed. Just write about Christmas.

Published: November 21, 2016

Sudden Flash Fiction

Sudden Fiction is a flash fiction story that uses around 750 words. The challenge of this contest is to write a story with 750 words. The story can be on any topic. But the story must be 750 words (or very close to it).

Published: November 21, 2016

Dribble Flash Fiction

A dribble is a flash fiction story that uses around 50 words. The challenge of this contest is to write a complete story with only 50 words. The story can be on any topic.

Published: November 21, 2016

Page 112 Writing Contest

You started writing your autobiography earlier this year. In 484 words or fewer, tell us what you’ve written so far on page 112.

Published: November 21, 2016

The Erotica Novelist

Submit your finished erotica novel of 40,000 words or more for the chance to win $1000

Published: November 21, 2016