Short fiction starter Writing Contest

Write a story starting with the following sentence:

If he told his mother what he had seen, she would know he had disobeyed her and gone to the abandoned quarry, but on the other hand, if he didn't, someone might die.
Deadline: May 26, 2017. Deadline is today! Submit your entry today.Contest Rules

Sci Fi Novelist

Submit a science fiction book of 40,000 words or more for the chance at a cash prize.
Deadline: December 15thContest Rules

Parenthood: An indelible memory Writing Contest

Describe a memory, a lesson taught or learned, or a moment shared that will stay with both parent and child forever.

Prose only. No minimum or maximun word count.
Deadline: May 27, 2017. Deadline in 1 days.Contest Rules

A Good Turn Gone Wrong Writing Contest

Please write a very short story based on trying to help someone, but it's not appreciated. Fun or serious. No poetry.

MAX words - 300
Deadline: May 28, 2017. Deadline in 2 days.Contest Rules

Heroic Contest

Write a story on the topic: heroic
Deadline: May 28, 2017. Deadline in 2 days.Contest Rules

Story with alternative endings Writing Competition

The topic for this contest is any type fiction, but with at least two alternative endings.

Write a story that somehow incorporates the topic. The story does not have to be specifically about the topic. But should clearly incorporate the topic into the story.

Creative approaches are welcomed. But contest voters will be asked to consider the topic when making a choice for a winner.

Minimum length 700 words. Maximum Length 7,000 words. Recommended length 2,000 - 3,500 words.
Deadline: May 30, 2017. Deadline in 4 days.Contest Rules

Friendship Cross Cultures Writing Contest

The topic for this contest is: Friendship Across Cultures

Write a story about the first time you made friend outside of your culture. The story does not have to be specifically about the topic. But should clearly incorporate the topic into the story.

Creative approaches are welcomed. But contest voters will be asked to consider the topic when making a choice for a winner.

Minimum length 300 words. Maximum Length 1,000 words. Recommended length 500-700.
Deadline: May 31, 2017. Deadline in 5 days.Contest Rules

Technology wars Writing Competition

The topic for this contest is:

A piece of modern or future(as yet uninvented) technology goes haywire and causes unexpected havoc in someone's life.

Write a story that somehow incorporates the topic. The story does not have to be specifically about the topic. But should clearly incorporate the topic into the story.

Creative approaches are welcomed. But contest voters will be asked to consider the topic when making a choice for a winner.

Minimum length 700 words. Maximum Length 7,000 words. Recommended length 2,000 - 3,500 words.
Deadline: May 31, 2017. Deadline in 5 days.Contest Rules

Lyrics Make The Song Writing Competition

Hear ye! Hear ye!

Poets have their own contests. Storytellers have their own contests. And, it is high time us lyricists have our own contest too!

So, pen your newest, and best, song lyric masterpieces and enter them into this contest.

NO POETRY ALLOWED FOR THIS CONTEST!

Must be song lyrics only.
Deadline: June 1, 2017. Deadline in 6 days.Contest Rules

The confederacy monuments Writing Contest

The topic for this contest is: The confederacy monuments

Write a pro or con piece on why monuments to the confederacy should remain standing or be taken down.

Contest voters will be asked to consider the topic when making a choice for a winner.

Minimum length 700 words. Maximum Length 7,000 words. Recommended length 2,000 - 3,500 words.
Deadline: June 1, 2017. Deadline in 6 days.Contest Rules

My Testimony Writing Contest

The topic for this contest is: My Testimony

Write a story that somehow incorporates the topic. The story does have to be specifically about the topic. But should clearly incorporate the topic into the story.

Creative approaches are welcomed. But contest voters will be asked to consider the topic when making a choice for a winner.

Minimum length 700 words. Maximum Length 7,000 words. Recommended length 2,000 - 3,500 words.
Deadline: June 3, 2017. Deadline in 1 week.Contest Rules

TV Pilot Writing Contest

A TV pilot script contest -get ready for tv pilot season.
Deadline: June 7, 2017. Deadline in 1 week.Contest Rules

Drue Heinz

Submit a collection of short fiction to enter this writing contest from the university of pittsburgh press.
Deadline: Annual ContestContest Rules

Kissing Writing Competition

The topic for this contest is: Kissing and chemistry.

Write a story that somehow incorporates the topic. The story does not have to be specifically about the topic. But should clearly incorporate the topic into the story.

Creative approaches are welcomed. But contest voters will be asked to consider the topic when making a choice for a winner.

Minimum length 700 words. Maximum Length 7,000 words. Recommended length 2,000 - 3,500 words.
Deadline: June 30, 2017Contest Rules

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