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The 2017-2018 nesfa science fiction & fantasy short story contest is now closed, winners will be announced at boskone 55, february 16–18, 2018 the past winners are listed here please watch this page for the announcement of the next short story contest questions about the contest may be sent to. A list of international and local creative writing competitions, contests, and awards if you'd like to add any new writing competitions please feel free to contact us using our writing competition submission form 31jan12:00 am desperate literature short fiction prizeonline event organized by: desparate literature fee:. In fact, much of our favorite sci fi is dystopic, and we understand that the conflict that creates can be attractive however, we have a feeling that even if a basic income leads to a kind of utopia, humans will find a way to create drama and bring tension to a story we think both utopias and dystopias have.
Submissions must be short stories or novelettes (up to 17,000 words) in the genre of science fiction or fantasy, and new and amateur writers are and you can write a compelling personal essay about it in no more than 1,500 words, you may be able to win $3,000 in real simple's annual essay contest. Fake contests and awards come in many different guises, but they all have a common goal–to take your money some are outright scams a few examples, drawn from writer beware's files: a fee-charging literary agency advertises a contest where the prize is agency representation.