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theOffice Fellowship

See all rules/regulations at www.theOfficeFellowship.com theOffice is a quiet, communal workspace for writers on LA’s westside. We are one of the nation’s premiere co-working spaces fostering creativity and productivity in a zen, distraction-free environment for over 13 years. Current and charter members include J.J. Abrams, Joss Whedon, Julia Fierro, Antoine Wilson, Gigi Levangie Grazer and …

Published: August 9, 2017

Sweek microfiction challenge: Microcoffee

Are you capable of saying a lot in a little? Welcome to the Sweek MicroFiction Challenge! Write a short story of 200 words max, incorporating the word ‘coffee’ and win any course you’d like from Masterclass as well as get published in the Sweek Microfiction book! In each round, you need to incorporate a given …

Published: August 9, 2017

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

The New Guard Knightville Poetry Contest

KNIGHTVILLE POETRY CONTEST: $1,500 and publication for an exceptional poem in any form. Up to three poems per entry. Up to 150 lines per poem. Please submit all three poems in a single document. TNG Vol VII Judge: MARK DOTY. GENERAL GUIDELINES: Please submit a word document or PDF. International entries are welcome. Simultaneous submissions …

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

Let There Be Light

  Write a 2,000-word fictional short story using any nuance, definition, or understanding of the word “light.”

Published: August 2, 2017

The Golden Key Flash Fiction Open

The Golden Key is delighted to announce our second flash fiction contest, judged by Carmen Maria Machado. The winner will receive $150 and publication in Issue 8 (Fall/Winter 2017). We will be accepting submissions of flash fiction (up to 500 words) via Submittable through July 31. The fee for entry is $4 for one piece, …

Published: June 21, 2017

S13 Writing Contest

S13 run a periodic flash fiction writing contest. Limit of 513 words. The current contest theme is ‘Betrayal’ and is due to close on the 31st Aug.

Published: June 21, 2017