- Entries have a limit of 5,000 words. Stories beyond that will not be considered.
- Stories may be previously published.
- The genre is restricted to speculative fiction (fantasy, horror, or science fiction).
- Entries will be accepted beginning on November 12, 2012.
- Entry Deadline: December 1, 2012.
- All submissions should be sent as a PDF attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org with “SFWG Contest” as the subject.
We will announce the winners by the end of the year. For more details check out the website: http://shortfictionwritersguild.wordpress.com/contests/speculative-fiction-competition/
First Place: Will be featured on the SFWG Blog, announced on various forums and websites, included in a future Anthology (with your approval), given an SFWG logo and winner image that can be used on your book cover, and receive a free original cover art design from C.C. Kelly Studios (valued at $300) for your next short fiction project.
Second Place: Will be featured on the SFWG Blog and announced on various forums and websites.
Third Place: Will be featured on the SFWG Blog and announced on various forums and websites.