Fiction

Golden Plume / Tapas.io “If I Were a…” Comment Contest

Time to put your thinking caps on because we’re going to have a “comment contest”! What’s that you ask? Well all you need to do is write a creative comment to one or more of our three writing prompts to be entered to win some really nifty prizes. Comments will be judged based upon creativity, …

Published: August 9, 2017

Dog Writers Association of America’s Annual Writing Competition

The Dog Writers Association of America is the most recognized professional writing association devoted to dogs. Founded in 1935, the DWAA has grown from eight founders to over 500 members, including journalists, authors, bloggers, publicists, photographers, illustrators and media personalities. Under the umbrella of the human-canine bond, members cover dog competitions, health, training, rescue, pet …

Published: August 9, 2017

Horror Writing Contest

Share your story of horror or terror for this writing contest. The topic is open but just terrorize your reader.

Published: August 9, 2017

The New Guard Machigonne Fiction Contest

MACHIGONNE FICTION CONTEST: $1,500 and publication for an exceptional work of fiction in any genre. Submit up to 5,000 words: anything from flash to the long story. TNG Vol VII Judge: CHRIS ABANI. GENERAL GUIDELINES: Please submit a word document or PDF. International entries are welcome. Simultaneous submissions are accepted, provided we’re notified upon publication …

Published: August 9, 2017

Get paid by writing online——1st FicFun Writing Contest

The First FicFun Writing Contest Officially Sets Sail Are you a literature lover? Do you want to share your love and work with the world? Do you want to get paid by writing online? If so, then we have some news for you! The first writing contest held by FicFun will take place this July. …

Published: August 9, 2017

Jacob von Kutzleben Writing Contest

A Flash Fiction contest which benefits the Jacob von Kutzleben Memorial Scholarship at New Mexico State University. It is open to anyone in the US, unpublished or published authors.

Published: August 9, 2017

Lit POP 2017

Lit POP The Tenth Anniversary Edition The POP Montreal International Music Festival and Matrix Magazine have teamed up or the tenth consecutive year to bring you the most innovative and exciting literary competition on Earth. We are celebrating our tenth anniversary by opening submission eligibility to Europe and featuring both one of fiction’s rising stars …

Published: August 9, 2017

Minute Poetry Contest

A minute poem has three stanzas. Each stanza has four lines that follow the following syllable count: 8-4-4-4. So the first line has 8 syllables. Second, third and fourth line have four syllables.

Published: August 9, 2017

Did you hear that?

Write a story that begins with the sentence “Did you hear that?” You can write about anything but your story must begin with this sentence.

Published: August 9, 2017