Writer's Digest is proud to announce 6 new short story genre competitions!Science Fiction/Fantasy | Thriller | Crime | Young Adult | Romance | Horror
It's as simple as this: choose your genre. Start writing.
No prompts, no pressure, no limits. Enter your most imaginative work in 4,000 words or less. Each and every one of the 6 new competitions offers the chance to win $1,000!
Concoct a thriller. Tingle spines with a horror. Melt cold hearts with a tender romance. Whatever genre you prefer, whatever story you want to tell -- we have the competition for you.
|What does the future hold? Colonized planets, maybe. Apocalypse? Perhaps time travel. You decide. Enter by September 15, 2011.|
|Whodunnit? Don't keep us in suspense! YOU do it...by September 15, 2011.|
|Harry Potter. Twilight. The Hunger Games. The popularity of Young Adult fiction has everlasting life! Sink your teeth into it!Enter by October 1, 2011!|
|Please...we ache for your entries. Don't be cold-hearted. Enter by October 15, 2011!|
|A bank robbery. A theft. A murder. We'll start you off with this clue: The deadline is October 22, 2011!|
|Just like the barely-audible shuffles of a zombie, the deadline's far-off ... but it's coming.|
The UnDeadline: October 31, 2011