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Monthly Short Story Winner: Paths

Monthly Short Story Winner: Paths 

Welcome back writers and readers! Last month was busy wasn’t it? Here at Fantasy-Faction we saw the last day of our Anthology Contest come and go. Amazingly, we received 1,734 entries in total! Now we have the pleasure of getting to read them all and try to figure out which six amazing stories make it into […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Poetry

Monthly Short Story Winner: Poetry 

Welcome back writers and readers! How was your May? I hope you enjoyed some lovely spring days, because it looks like summer has come early this year, at least in my area of the world. But despite the heat, we have a lot of cool contests to tell you about this month. First, and most […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Luck

Monthly Short Story Winner: Luck 

Hello everyone! I’m a little late with my article this month. I blame April. It didn’t give me adequate notice it was ending until May had already begun. Anyway, lots of things to talk about this month. Firstly a reminder, only two months left to enter the Fantasy-Faction Anthology Writing Contest! We’ve gotten a ton […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Secrets

Monthly Short Story Winner: Secrets 

Spring has sprung as the saying goes. And since spring is a time of new beginnings I thought we’d try something new for April’s writing contest. This month instead of writing a short story, we’re asking you to write a fantasy poem! But now I’m skipping ahead. Let’s start at the beginning. February’s theme was […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Mythical Creatures

Monthly Short Story Winner: Mythical Creatures 

Welcome back everyone! I hope you all had a great leap day. The Fantasy-Faction Anthology Contest is now in full swing!  The amount of entries coming in is amazing! If you were thinking about entering a short story, don’t worry there is still plenty of time. The contest closes on June 30th. But, if you were thinking […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Winter

Monthly Short Story Winner: Winter 

Welcome back everyone! Big news this month! In January, I hinted that there was something big coming from Fantasy-Faction for short story writers. For those of you who didn’t catch the official January announcement, here we go. Fantasy-Faction is going to release a fantasy short story anthology! So far, five contributing authors have been announced: Mark […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Cities

Monthly Short Story Winner: Cities 

Happy New Year Everyone! 2012. It’s hard to believe we’ve been doing this monthly writing contest for a whole year now. At the same time, it’s hard to believe that Fantasy-Faction has only been around for a little over a year. The site has come so far and I for one feel lucky to be […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Spooky Woods

Monthly Short Story Winner: Spooky Woods 

Winter is coming. Well if you live in the northern hemisphere it is. I can’t believe it’s already December and next month will mark the one-year anniversary of this writing contest! We’ve been doing this for a whole year now. It boggles the mind how fast time flies. This month also marks the end of […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Evil Bad-Guys

Monthly Short Story Winner: Evil Bad-Guys 

Welcome back writers and readers! I hope all of you had a lovely October and a wonderful Halloween! Some of you may not know this, but November is a very special month for writing. You see November is National Novel Writing Month. And while the stories in our contest are far too short to qualify […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Water

Monthly Short Story Winner: Water 

Yet another month is behind us and October is officially here. Last month was a great month for writing on Fantasy-Faction. And next month promises to be even better! For now, on to our contests! August’s theme was water Without water nothing on Earth would survive. But not only is water essential for our body’s […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Freedom

Monthly Short Story Winner: Freedom 

Summer is finally coming to a close. And with autumn beginning, so begins another round of Writing Challenges. We have some familiar faces in our entries this month and also a new wave of first time challengers. Let’s start with our winner from July. Our July theme was Freedom Freedom means a lot of things […]

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Monthly Short Story Winner: Storms

Monthly Short Story Winner: Storms 

Some of you may not know this, but along with Fantasy-Faction being an awesome site for readers of fantasy, we also house a growing collection of published and aspiring authors. Okay that’s sounds a bit odd. What I mean is many of our members are fantasy writers as well as fantasy readers. And as a […]

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