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A fantasy and science fiction story writing contest with picture prompts! Use the picture to write an epic tale and win some amazing prizes! Entry deadline by July 20th! All Registered Authors welcome.
Posted by Anastasia. V. Pergakis on Jun 30, 2015 at 2:17pm
THE HUNDRED AND TWENTY NINTH CONTEST WILL OPEN ON THE 1ST OF JULY AND CLOSE AT NO SPECIFIED TIME ON THE 30TH. Poetry Old or new, again that's up to you. Awardicons and Gift Points too. Open to all Registered Authors.
Posted by Monty on Jun 30, 2015 at 12:30pm
This contest offers a different genre every two weeks. Short stories new or old are welcome. Come take a look at the contest, write a story for the prompt, and win prizes.
Posted by Paul ~ Spoiled Rotten on Jun 29, 2015 at 10:09am
July contest open! Showcase your skill with third person limited point of view. Every entry earns GPS, with merit badges and awardicons for winners. Contest limited to ten entries, so hurry up and submit your story!
Posted by Max Griffin on Jun 29, 2015 at 9:14am
One Word Prompt: SANCTIFICATION
Posted by Quihadi on Jun 26, 2015 at 10:44pm
A new game and arguably the simplest contest you'll ever enter! Finish four sentences to win GPs and a portfolio awardicon!
Posted by Tiger Cub 🔱 on Jun 25, 2015 at 11:35am
Talk, Talk, Talk . . . that's all we do.
Posted by W.D.Wilcox on Jun 24, 2015 at 8:17pm
Try a new genre every month! Great prizes!
Posted by Stephanie Ferguson on Jun 23, 2015 at 9:35pm
A children's poetry contest, judged by children! Who better to know if your poem appeals to children than the intended audience? Any form, theme or subject, but all entries must be rated E and suitable for children. Be in to win!
Posted by Elle - Go House Hightower! on Jun 23, 2015 at 6:42pm
Monthly fantasy writing contest. Have fun!
Posted by Squeekachu on Jun 23, 2015 at 4:22pm
Parabalistics is a simple monthly contest. Write three sentences or less. Be funny or witty, you could win Gift Points.
Posted by Jreese on Jun 22, 2015 at 8:19pm
Flash fiction erotica challenge with a new prompt every week.
Posted by Dawn Embers on Jun 22, 2015 at 1:45pm
Round 3 begins on July 1st with a "write and review round".
Contestants will have 7 weeks to submit a story in response to a prompt and a further 2 weeks to submit a public review of one of the other entries.
Full rules are published in the forum.
Posted by Tileira on Jun 21, 2015 at 7:20am
This round's prompt is computer animated movie titles. You have until July 20th!
Posted by Jenny on Jun 20, 2015 at 6:06pm
After a year-long hiatus and a small change of ownership, the 30 Day Image Prompt Contest is back in business! I won't deny it's a challenge, but imagine the fulfilment you'd get from writing something every day for 30 days!
Posted by Lorraine on Jun 20, 2015 at 4:09pm
Monthly short story and poetry contest open to all members who have been on WDC for 6 months or less.
Posted by Cinnamon Fringe - #LoveWins on Jun 20, 2015 at 2:34pm
A very UNIQUE contest based on newsfeed posting. Have a look at the awesome prizes being offered! Everyone can take part!
Posted by ~ Aqua ~ Martell Princess on Jun 18, 2015 at 2:50am
Looking for something a little . . . different? Quirky? Fun? Come check out The Banana Contest!
Posted by Mumsy Love on Jun 15, 2015 at 10:56pm
Biweekly fantasy flash fiction contest. Round two is now open! Awardicon and gift point prizes to the winners. Can you tell a fantasy story in less than 1,000 words? I bet you can.
Posted by Duchess Laughing Lemurs on Jun 14, 2015 at 10:40am
Bring your most moving work here to be judged! First place wins an Awardicon and 5,000 GPs. Free to enter!
Posted by Miashay on Jun 9, 2015 at 9:03pm
Introducing a new weekly speculative short story contest! Looking for new stories of 1000 to 3000 words, inspired by the prompt, 'An unfamiliar horizon.'
Posted by jannie: the ramp on Jun 8, 2015 at 4:22am
For anyone interested please check this out. Submit an entry if you are interested, and for anyone who would like to donate for us I will shamelessly plug you and your donation on our forum page! Thanks for reading!!!
Posted by History writer on Jun 5, 2015 at 2:31am
Do you have the skill to conquer this form of poetic expression? Have you mastered this art? Or do you just want to see if you are on the right track? This contest will put those skills to the test.
Posted by Angels in my Ear is dreaming on Jun 4, 2015 at 11:14am
Do you have any great family stories? This contest challenges you to use your writing skills to breathe life the black and white facts of your history. Can you show the shades of gray? Who were the people in your family tree?
Posted by Angels in my Ear is dreaming on Jun 4, 2015 at 11:12am
Enter your best story with a surprise twist!
Posted by Arakun the twisted raccoon on Jun 2, 2015 at 9:39pm
Write an epic poem or short story about the mythical creature provided as the prompt for the month. June = Chupacabra! Be in to win the exclusive The Lair merit badge!
Posted by Elle - Go House Hightower! on Jun 2, 2015 at 6:27pm
Sentence prompt contest. June prompt is posted!
Posted by Nikola on Jun 1, 2015 at 12:27am
A contest for everybody, judged by teens! Stories and poems accepted, must be new, and preferably fictional. Check it out today!
Posted by Miss Dragon~ in TX, no comp! on May 31, 2015 at 1:32am
The WDC contest
Posted by ~Iveltac~Jester of Baratheon~ on May 30, 2015 at 9:43am
Short story contest based on nine famous song titles. Every entry gets 500 GPs!
1st - An Awardicon and MB
2nd - 5K and MB
3rd - 5K
Song suggestions get 500 GPs more and my favourite gets an MB. So join the fun!
Posted by Tiger Cub 🔱 on May 29, 2015 at 10:45pm
Newbies only 100 word story contest!
Posted by Sanita on May 29, 2015 at 1:23pm
Get inspired by the prompt and bring us your best poem today! Win the exclusive Whispers Of The Soul Merit Badge + awardicons and GPs.
Posted by Kasia - going on hiatus on May 27, 2015 at 11:38pm
This is a Bi-Monthly contest for Thriller/Suspense stories!
Posted by Night Owl~Linux Lover on May 27, 2015 at 4:02am
Round 2 Fantasy Gaming Contest, ends July 1.
Want to help show the world that video games are much more than zombified button mashing? Help this shift in perspective by sharing your gaming fantasy story or poem!
Posted by Nuraya on May 25, 2015 at 2:43pm
Like to write for children? Here's a monthly contest you won't want to miss! Be sure to follow the prompt! No membership required, though we welcome new members with open arms!
Posted by Cubby Camping 1st - 5th on May 19, 2015 at 2:19pm
I post the picture and you picture the story! Write an intriguing summary directly in the message window, just like the inside flap of a book jacket cover! No items or bitems necessary! Each contest round ends the last Sunday of the month, 11:59pm.
Posted by Cubby Camping 1st - 5th on May 19, 2015 at 2:16pm
Easiest weekly contest ever! Post a 1-3 sentence prompt directly in the message window. No items or bitems needed! Winner receives 500 gps unless otherwise stated (sometimes I offer specials!). Deadline is always on Tuesday evenings at 11:59pm.
Posted by Cubby Camping 1st - 5th on May 19, 2015 at 2:06pm
A contest for Newbies to gain reviewing experience! Great prizes for contestants and Merit Badges for the Newbies! Round 4 is open, so come on over and check it out!
Posted by K.E. Edwards on May 17, 2015 at 9:36pm
It's baaaack! New and old pieces that take on controversial topics/themes/structures are welcome! Great prizes await the most polished, most complex, and most entertaining pieces.
Posted by Little Running Stiky on May 16, 2015 at 11:43pm
A Daily/Weekly Contest Of Horror!
C'mon over here and see if you can write a story in 1,500 words or less to scare the bejeezus out of us!
Or are you scared?
5K to the Daily Winner, and the Weekly Winner will receive a 10k Awardicon!
Posted by Angus ~ Night's Watch on May 15, 2015 at 11:51am
New word count limits
Posted by jannie: the ramp on May 14, 2015 at 11:28am
Contest for romance and/or erotica novelette and novella length stories. Open until middle of June.
Posted by A.D. Writes on May 9, 2015 at 2:31am
The Scribes would like a Tale of Terror about why streetlamps go out only when you're around.
Posted by Darth Cersei in Her Cups on May 6, 2015 at 6:57pm
Enter your "N is For Noveletta" and "Draw Your Swords" stories here, too, and WIN FIRST PLACE TWICE!
Posted by Darth Cersei in Her Cups on May 6, 2015 at 6:57pm
Enter your Star Wars Fan-Fiction here and at Fantastic Fandoms to win TWO FIRST-PLACE PRIZES!
Posted by Darth Cersei in Her Cups on May 6, 2015 at 6:54pm
Announcing a new contest!
Write me a story or poem in the equivalent space of a 'tweet' - 140 characters.
5000gps winner's prize - all details on the contest page.
It's a challenge but it's fun - drop by and give it a go!
Posted by SjW on May 6, 2015 at 12:06pm
Enter your TWISTED poem or short story for a chance to win!
First Place = 15,000 Gift Points
Runner Up = 10,000 Gift Points
Posted by Night Owl~Linux Lover on May 5, 2015 at 8:18pm
Image Prompt this round - check it out! Give it a shot to win First Place and receive a 25K Awardicon, an appropriate MB, and 15,000 GPs.
Posted by Brooke - ((Forsaken)) on May 4, 2015 at 6:09pm
Write a Fantasy poem for CHILDREN and TEENS! Show them the beauty of magical worlds, the power of GOOD Magic and the merits of enchanted adventures!
Round 2 is now open with 3 new great image prompt!
Posted by Hanna ~ Still short for Premium on May 1, 2015 at 5:40am
Artisan's Village - Arts & Crafts Contest
If you Love Arts & Crafts this is the place to show off. Write a story or a poem about your favorite art or craft. Or even create something and show it off to everyone.
Posted by ElfinDragon Dragoness Baratheo on Apr 22, 2015 at 3:00pm
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