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Birds and Bees
You have been commissioned under a pseudonym to publish an explanation of the Birds and the Bees in a religious bookstore. Write the WORST STORY POSSIBLE. Poetry or Prose, 1000 words max.
5.00 member dollars  Not Specific  Not Displayed  General  13 of 18 Fully Eligible Premier Members 25.00 member dollars HarambeForPresident Today!
Fleedleflump's Fear Faire
Can you unsettle a reader with a turn of phrase? Write a truly unnerving tale that delves into your darkest thoughts ... if you dare! Prose or poetry, no word limit.
4.00 member dollars  Not Specific  Not Displayed  Horror and Thriller  12 of 18 Fully Eligible Premier Members 24.00 member dollars Fleedleflump 2 days
Rhyming Poetry Contest
Write a poem of any type that has a rhyme.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 2 days
Plant
Write a story of no more than 1500 words, in the genre of your choice, that ends with someone buying a plant.
5.00 member dollars  Fiction  Not Displayed  General  14 of 18 Fully Eligible Premier Members 20.00 member dollars Brett Matthew West 3 days
Dribble Flash Fiction
Write a story on any topic that uses 50 words.
None  Flash Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 6 days
Write A Script
A script can be bring a scene alive with just a little direction and words. Now is your chance to write your own.
None  Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 8 days
ABC Poetry Contest
For this contest you are challenged to write a ABC poem. ABC poetry has five lines and often is used to express feelings. See the announcement for an example.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 14 days
Haiku Poetry Contest
For this contest you are challenged to write a Haiku poem. Haiku is a form of poetry that only uses three lines. Can you paint a mental image using only three lines?
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 18 days
6 Word Poetry
Write a poem with only 6 words.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Nature  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 25 days
Cinquain Poetry
A cinquain poem is a five line poem that follows a specific format. Read the announcement for a sample poem.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 29 days
Love Poem Poetry Contest
Write a love poem. Your love poem can be fictional or non-fictional. It can be a humorous or a serious love poem. The choice is yours.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 33 days
No Rules Poetry Contest
No rules! Write any type of poem from rhyming to free form. You decide how to write your poem.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 36 days
One Line Poem
Write a monostich poem which is a poem that is only one line.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 40 days
3 Line Poetry Contest
For this contest you are to write a short poem. It should only have three lines. But the structure is that of a Haiku. The first line has 5 syllables. The second line has 7 syllables. The third line has 5 syllables again. Write about anything.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 46 days
Haiku
Can you write a poem with only three lines?
None  Poetry  Displayed  Nature  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 52 days
Sci Fi or Fantasy Writing Contest
Write a science fiction or fantasy story.
None  Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 55 days
Rhyming Poem
Write a poem of any type that has a rhyme.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 56 days
8 Words or Less Poem
Write a poem with eight words or less. Your poem must be concise and have impact. Can you do it?
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 59 days
Haiku Poetry Contest
Write a 5-7-5 poem for this contest for new members to the site. A 5-7-5 poem is a three line poem. The first line has five syllables. The second line has seven. The third line has five again.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 64 days
Loop Poetry Contest
A fun poetry type that requires you to use the last word of each sentence as the starting word of the next sentence.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 69 days
75 Words Flash Fiction
Write a story on any topic that uses 75 words.
None  Flash Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 74 days
My Faith Poetry
Share a poem that is about your faith or how faith has impacted your life.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Spiritual  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 77 days
Fantasy Writing Contest
Write a fantasy story.
None  Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 81 days
Free Verse Poem
Write a free verse poem. This is a method of writing poetry that does not follow any structure or style. See an example and details in the announcement.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 86 days
Haiku Poetry Contest
For this contest you are challenged to write a Haiku poem. Haiku is a form of poetry that only uses three lines. Can you paint a mental image using only three lines?
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 90 days
Take A Photo Poetry
Go out for a walk and take a camera, smartphone or tablet with you. Snap a picture of something interesting and write a poem about it when you get home. Post the photo along with the poem.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 95 days
80 Word Flash Fiction
Write a story on any topic that uses exactly 80 words.
None  Flash Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 100 days
20 Syllable Poem
Write a poem that has exactly 20 syllables. Any format.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Nature  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 105 days
Share Your Story
A memoir gives us the ability to write about our life. You can make sense of a life or part of that life.
None  Non-Fiction  Displayed  Spiritual  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 110 days
3-6-9 Poem
This poem has three stanzas. Each stanza has three lines that follows the 3-6-9 syllable count. The first line has 3 syllables, the second line has 6 syllables and the last line 9 syllables. The subject can be anything.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 115 days
A First Book Chapter
For this contest share the first chapter of your novel.
None  Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 118 days
5-7-5 Poetry Contest
For this contest you are to write a short poem. It should only have three lines. But the structure is that of a Haiku. The first line has 5 syllables. The second line has 7 syllables. The third line has 5 syllables again. Write about anything.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 123 days
Nonet Poetry Contest
Write a nine line poem for this poetry contest. But you must count syllables. The first line of your poem will have nine syllables. The second line has eight syllables and the third line has seven. This continues until your final line which has one syllable.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 129 days
Science Fiction Writing
Write a science fiction story.
None  Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 130 days
Share A Story In A Poem
In this contest you are challenged to write a poem that tells a story and also rhymes. We've included examples of this type of poetry storytelling in the announcement.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 135 days
This Sentence Starts The Story
Write a story that starts with this sentence: I'm glad you made it.
None  Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 139 days
2-4-2 Poetry
Write a 2-4-2 syllable poem. It has three lines. The first line has 2 syllables, the second line has 4 syllables and the last line 2 syllables. The subject can be anything.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 141 days
Newbie Flash Fiction
For our New Arrival contest we challenge you to write a story that uses exactly 100 words. Title does not count towards the word count. Write about anything with 100 words.
None  Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 143 days
Free Form Poetry Contest
Write a free verse poem. This is a method of writing poetry that does not follow any structure or style. See an example and details in the announcement.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 145 days
5-7-5 Poetry Contest
For this contest you are to write a short poem. It should have only three lines. But the structure is that of a Haiku. The first line has 5 syllables. The second line has 7 syllables. The third line has 5 syllables again. Write about anything.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 150 days
Horror Writing Contest
Put your readers on edge or terrorize them for this horror writing contest.
None  Fiction  Displayed  Horror and Thriller  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 152 days
Acrostic Poetry Contest
Write an acrostic poem. An acrostic poem is a poem where the first letter of each line spells out a word. View an example in the announcement.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 156 days
Sonnet Poetry Contest
Just like Shakespeare did, discover the rhythm and rhyme scheme of the Shakespearean sonnet.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 162 days
True Story Contest
Share a memory from your life. Share a moment, an object, a feeling, etc. This does not have to be a profound memory, but should allow readers insight into your feelings, observations and/or thoughts.
None  Non-Fiction  Displayed  Fantasy  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 168 days
Lune Poetry Contest
A Lune poem is a short and fun poetry form with only three lines. View the contest announcement for an example.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 172 days
Minute Poetry Contest
Write a Minute poem for this contest. A fun poem to write. It follows the "8,4,4,4" syllable count structure.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 178 days
5-7-5 Poem
For this contest you are to write a short poem. It should only have three lines. But the structure is that of a Haiku. The first line has 5 syllables. The second line has 7 syllables. The third line has 5 syllables again. Write about anything.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 182 days
Western Writing Contest
Write a western story.
None  Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 185 days
Two Line Poem
Write an essence poem. This is a poem of two lines with six syllables per line, each containing an internal rhyme and an ending rhyme. See the announcement for an example.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 191 days
5-7-5 Poetry Contest
For this contest you are to write a short poem. It should only have three lines. But the structure is that of a Haiku. The first line has 5 syllables. The second line has 7 syllables. The third line has 5 syllables again. Write about anything.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 196 days
Faith Flash Fiction
Write a flash fiction story that somehow incorporates your faith or thoughts about how faith guides us in our daily life.
None  Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 198 days
Free Verse Poetry Contest
Write a free verse poem. This is a method of writing poetry that does not follow any structure or style. See an example and details in the announcement.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 201 days
Four Line Poem
Write a four line poem that has a specific syllable count. The first line has 1 syllable, the second line has 5 syllables, the third line has 5 syllables, and the last line 9 syllables. The subject can be anything.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 208 days
Dialogue Only Writing Contest
Write a story using only dialogue.
None  Science Fiction  Displayed  Fantasy  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 217 days
15 Syllable Poem
For this contest you are to write a short poem. The poem should have exactly 15 syllables. You can structure it anyway you choose. But the total syllable count for the completed poem must have exactly 15 syllables total.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 219 days
Faith Poetry Contest
The theme for this poetry contest is "faith". We are looking for poems that in some way pertain to this theme. It doesn't matter if it's spiritual, political, intellectual or emotional as long as faith is clearly represented.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Spiritual  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 222 days
Non-Fiction Writing Contest
We are looking for personal essays, memoirs, and works of literary non-fiction. It can be spiritual, political, or funny. Creative approaches welcomed.
None  Non-Fiction  Displayed  Spiritual  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 224 days
100 Word Flash Fiction
Write a flash fiction story on any topic that uses exactly 100 words.
None  Science Fiction  Displayed  Fantasy  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 225 days
Tanka Poetry Contest
For this contest you are challenged to write a Tanka poem. Tanka is a five line poem that follows a specific syllable count. See the announcement for an example.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 227 days
3 Line Poetry Contest
Write a poem that has three lines and a syllable count of either 5-7-5 or 5-7-7. The poem must address a loved one.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 234 days
5 Line Poem
Write a five-lined poem that has a specific syllable count to enter this contest.
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 238 days
Temptation Poetry Contest
Write a poem of any style or length that deals with any aspect of the topic temptation.
None  Poetry  Displayed  Romance  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 242 days
Flash Fiction
Write a story on any topic that uses 150 words.
None  Flash Fiction  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 252 days
Children's Poetry Contest
Can you write a poem that brings a smile to a child?
None  Poetry  Displayed  General  No Limit Fully Eligible See Announcement $100 Visa Gift Card FanStory 255 days
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