19-22 OCTOBER 2018

$2400 in awards

Do you write short/flash fiction?
Enter the 3-DAY FICTION WAR™ and compete with writers from around the world for a share of up to $2400 in awards and publishing within 
Fiction War Magazine Issue 9.

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 9

EARLY ENTRY DEADLINE

23 August 2018 AOE

FORMAL ENTRY DEADLINE

20 September 2018 AOE

FINAL ENTRY DEADLINE

18 October 2018 AOE 

PROMPT ANNOUNCED

19 October 2018 12PM CDT

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

22 October 2018 12PM CDT

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

26 November 2018

CHAMPION ANNOUNCED

10 December 2018

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FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to our Fiction War Fall Champion, Jennifer Quail, 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honoraria within 30 days of printing — awards are contingent upon first publishing within Fiction War Magazine — please do not publish submissions elsewhere before then. Open Call submissions may substitute for withdrawn/ineligible selections.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:

Jennifer Quail (HYGGE)

Brandon Bagot (LOOKING SIDEWAYS)

Shannon Burton (CRUSH)

Rebecca Charnock (ONE FLEECE, TWO FLEECE, THREE…)

Carman Curton (THIS TIME)

Susannah Guerrero (OCTOPUSES)

Sonrisa Holmes (EVOLUTION)

Verity Jorgensen-Lane (THE LAMB)

Tuesday Parks (DARK RUN)

D E Salominin (LONELINESS FOR TASTE)

Stef Smulders (FULL MOON)

Bob Thurber (MUSCLE AND MIGHT)

Kelly Van Nelson (NO NEED FOR SPEED)

Colleen Christi Willett (SAFETY PRECAUTIONS)

Sharon Wishnow (DOOR BUSTER)

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Fiction War Magazine is a quarterly independent literary journal published by Wolvesburrow Productions, Chicago.