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80 Word Flash Fiction

Write a story that only has 100 words to enter this flash fiction writing contest. Cash Prize. Deadline: Today!

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Love Poem Poetry Contest

Write a poem of any type that is a love poem. Cash Prize. Deadline: Tomorrow!

New Arrival Writing Contest

View the contest details for information on this writing contest. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: In 4 Days

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One Line Poem

Can you write a one line poem? That is the challenge of this poetry contest. Write a poem with online one line. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: In 10 Days

20 Word Poem

This poetry contest challenges you to write a poem with only six words. Can you do it? Cash prize to the winner. Cash Prize. Deadline: In 14 Days

Rhyming Poem

Write a poem that has an obvious rhyme scheme to participate in this poetry contest. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: In 20 Days

Loop Poetry Contest

For this poetry contest take the last word of each line and use it as the first word of the next line. Cash Prize. Deadline: In 24 Days

My Faith

Share your poem of faith to enter this writing contest. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: In 29 Days

Halloween Flash Fiction

Terrorize your reader with tails of Halloween for this contest. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: In 30 Days

Halloween Poetry

This contest is looking for poems about Halloween. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: In 30 Days

Haiku

A haiku is a poem that follows a specific syllable count. It has only three lines and usually follows the 5-7-5 or 5-7-7 syllable count. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Nov 2nd

Dribble Flash Fiction

Can you write a story with only 50 words? That is the challenge of this writing contest. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Nov 4th

Take A Photo Poetry

Take a photo of something with your camera and write a poem about it. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Nov 8th

20 Syllable Poem

Hemingway wrote a poem with only six words that is quite famous. Now is your chance. Write a poem with only 20 words for a chance at the cash prize. Cash Prize. Deadline: Nov 13th

3-6-9 Poem

A 2-4-2 is a simple poem. The first line has two syllables. The second line has four. The third line has two again. Just follow the syllable count when you write your poem to enter. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Nov 18th

5-7-5 Poetry Writing

The 5-7-5 is a Haiku poem without the requirement of writing about a specific topic. So for this contest write a poem about anything but follow the 5-7-5 syllable count guideline. So your first line will have five syllables, second line has 7, third line has five again. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Nov 23rd

Share A Story In A Poem

Write a poem that also tells a story to enter this poetry contest. Cash Prize. Deadline: Nov 30th

2-4-2 Poetry

A 2-4-2 is a simple poem. The first line has two syllables. The second line has four. The third line has two again. Just follow the syllable count when you write your poem to enter. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Dec 2nd

Nonet Poetry Contest

For this poetry contest your first line must have 9 lines. For the next line remove a syllable - it will have eight. And continue this until you have one syllable. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Dec 4th

True Story Flash

Write a story that only has 100 words to enter this flash fiction writing contest. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Dec 7th

5-7-5 Poetry

The 5-7-5 is a Haiku poem without the requirement of writing about a specific topic. So for this contest write a poem about anything but follow the 5-7-5 syllable count guideline. So your first line will have five syllables, second line has 7, third line has five again. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Dec 10th

75 Words Flash Fiction

Flash fiction is a writing style that often very brief. For this contest your challenge is to use only 75 words and tell a complete story. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Dec 12th

Share Your Story

Everyone has a story. This is your chance to tell your story in this writing contest with a cash prize. Cash Prize. Deadline: Dec 14th

Acrostic Poetry Contest

For this contest share a poem where the first letter of each line spells out a word. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Dec 16th

Sonnet Poetry Contest

A sonnet is a poem that follows a specific format. Share your sonnet poem to enter this contest with a cash prize. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Dec 21st

Lune Poetry Contest

A lune is a poem that only has three lines. The syllable count is 5-7-5. So the first line has five syllables, the second line has 3 and the third line has five again. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Dec 31st

This Sentence Starts The Story

For this contest we provide the starting sentence - you supply the story. Write a story that begins with the sentence specified in the contest announcement. Cash prize to the winner. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Jan 2nd

5-7-5 Poetry Contest

The 5-7-5 is a Haiku poem without the requirement of writing about a specific topic. So for this contest write a poem about anything but follow the 5-7-5 syllable count guideline. So your first line will have five syllables, second line has 7, third line has five again. Cash Prize. Deadline: Jan 5th

Minute

The minute is a format of poetry that has a specific syllable count. Write your poem that follows this syllable count to enter. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Jan 10th

Four Line Poem

Write a 1-5-5-9 poem. That is a poem where the first line has 1 syllable. The second and third lines have five syllables. The final line has nine syllables. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Jan 15th

Free Verse Poetry Contest

This contest removes the shackles from the writer. Write a free verse poem. There are no rules for rhymes or syllable count. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Jan 20th

Horror Writing Contest

The horror/thriller contest is your chance to write a horror story. Can you use horror to grab your readers attention and hold it to the end of the story? Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Jan 22nd

20 Line Poem

This poetry contest challenges you to write a poem with only six words. Can you do it? Cash prize to the winner. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Jan 26th

Two Line Poem

Write a poem with a specific syllable count to enter this poetry contest. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Jan 30th

Dialogue Only Writing Contest

For this contest your goal is to write a complete story using only dialogue. So you should not include internal thought, descriptions or any other means - just the dialogue. Cash prize to the winner. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Feb 1st

5-7-5 Poem

The 5-7-5 is a Haiku poem without the requirement of writing about a specific topic. So for this contest write a poem about anything but follow the 5-7-5 syllable count guideline. So your first line will have five syllables, second line has 7, third line has five again. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Feb 5th

Faith Poetry Contest

Share your poem of faith to enter this writing contest. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Feb 10th

Future Flash Fiction

A secret can often lead to terrible events. How will the secret in your story influence the story. Cash Prize. Deadline: Feb 12th

3 Line Poetry Contest

Write a poem with a specific syllable count to enter this poetry contest. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Feb 16th

True Story Contest

Your challenge for this writing contest is to write a story that is true. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Feb 18th

Tanka Poetry Contest

Write a poem with five lines that follows the syllable count provided to enter this poetry contest. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Feb 22nd

Non-Fiction Writing Contest

Write a non-fiction story of any type to enter this writing contest with a cash prize. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Feb 24th

15 Syllable Poem

Can you write a poem that has exactly 20 syllables? That is the challenge of this contest. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Feb 28th

100 Word Flash Fiction

Write a flash fiction story on any subject. Share your story for this writing contest. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Mar 1st

5 Line Poem

This poetry contest requires a poem with only five lines. There is a specific syllable count. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Mar 5th

Rhyming Poetry Contest

Write a poem that has an obvious rhyme scheme to participate in this poetry contest. Cash Prize. Deadline: Mar 10th

Write A Script

View the contest details for information on this writing contest. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Mar 15th

Haiku Poetry Contest

A haiku is a poem that follows a specific syllable count. It has only three lines and usually follows the 5-7-5 or 5-7-7 syllable count. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Mar 17th

ABC Poetry Contest

Write an ABC poem to enter this poetry contest. That is a poem where the first letter of each line follows the alphabet. Cash Prize. Deadline: Mar 21st

6 Word Poetry

This poetry contest challenges you to write a poem with only six words. Can you do it? Cash prize to the winner. Cash Prize. Deadline: Mar 27th

Cinquain Poetry

Write a poem that follows the following syllable count: 2-4-6-8-2. You can incorporate a rhyme scheme into your poem. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Apr 1st

3 Line Poetry Contest

The 5-7-5 is a Haiku poem without the requirement of writing about a specific topic. So for this contest write a poem about anything but follow the 5-7-5 syllable count guideline. So your first line will have five syllables, second line has 7, third line has five again. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Apr 10th

New Arrival Poetry

This contest is for new members to FanStory. Share a poem that has three lines and follows the 5-7-5 syllable count. It's similar to a haiku but you can write about anything.' Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Apr 17th