FICTION WAR SUMMER 2017Q3 PROMPT

 

"Seven Years"

 

CHAMPION, FINALISTS ANNOUNCED!

Congratulations to our Fiction War Summer Champion Elizabeth Buege, Finalists, and to every Fiction Warrior. We have some returning finalists and a ton of brand new authors to celebrate!

 

Finalists will receive their cash honoraria within 30 days of printing — awards are contingent upon first publishing within Fiction War Magazine — please do not publish submissions elsewhere before then. Open Call submissions may substitute for withdrawn/ineligible selections.

Congratulations to the following authors:

Elizabeth Buege (A BRIEF TIMELINE)

Alex Benarzi (RICK’S RETURN)
Shannon Burton (THE RETURN)
Hannah Golding (TIME IS LOVE’S FOOL)
Carrie Houghton (STOLEN YEARS)
Alexis Hunter (REGRETS TO ALICE)
Laureen Katana (LEAN AND UGLY COWS)
Annmarie Lockhart (INDENTURE)
Storme Maynard (AS IF TO STARDUST)
Vickey Mouze (BACK IN VEGAS)
Andrew Rodgers (ASTRONAUT APPLICATION)

Dee Roycroft (A TINY PIECE OF THUNDER)
Erika Willaert (TERMINAL)

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21-24 JULY 2017

$2400 in awards

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Fiction War Magazine Issue 4.

FIFTEEN FINALISTS including

ONE CHAMPION entry will be selected from all submissions.

AWARDS

$1000 CHAMPION

$100 FOURTEEN FINALISTS

TOP 15 ENTRIES PUBLISHED IN

FICTION WAR MAGAZINE ISSUE 4

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Finalists

Back in Vegas

Lean and Ugly Cows

Regrets to Alice

Rick’s Return

Indenture

A Tiny Piece of Thunder

The Return

A Brief Timeline

Terminal

As If to Stardust

Time is Love’s Fool

Astronaut Application

Stolen Years

 

.900–.949

Seeding the Pot

You Can’t Go Back

What Comes After

Hooked

For Sadie

Seven Years to Find You

And Baby Makes Lunch

The Tell

Love Rises

 

.875–.899

Nothing Was Forever

The Only Regret

The Memory Station

Taken

The Death of Mrs. Privet

Spit or Swallow?

 

.850–.874

The Art of Falling

 

.800–.849

Seven Years to Nowhere

Mad Mama

The Retiree

Triple Sevens

Luck and Order

Dog Days

The Year of the Pig

Marjories Garden

Firefly Waltz

Journey to Solitude

Love Notes to No One

Harbinger Hotel

 

.750–.799

The Seven Year Famine

It’s Been Seven Years

Cuídale

Seven Winters*

How to Hide Your Skeletons

The Shrine of Endurance

Seven-Pointed Star

Unrestrainable

Record Breaker

Angel Eyes

Father Time

End of the End

Seconds

Scratching the Itch

Seven Years a Ghost

The Seven-Year Death

Fallow

Marbles

Cookie

Two Left

The Call of the Ocean

Second Chance

Dreams

Andrew, Squatter…

Jane Jones and the Kool-Aid…

A Confession

The Railroad

Seven Years Out

Dandelion Wishes

Outside the Lines

A Father’s Love

Pinnacle

Alpha

The Apprentice

The Inconstant Moon

Mothership Down

Cast Not

Ap(parent) Danger

Jewel/Gem Offering

eLon-4 Breaks a Mirror

 

.749 and below are not listed.
Works within each score range

are in the order of submission.

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