The Hidden Story Challenge  May 23, 2011 - July 30, 2011

Reading and Deliberating


This is one of the challenges hosted by fantasy times magazine’s Writer’s Puzzle. My name is Dean Steven Nichols, I came up with this challenge in 1998, it’s a fun skill and creativity challenge.
Each writer submits three stories of any genre, or mix genres, by reading paragraphs, sentences etc. from all three stories the reader will discover a fourth story. THE HIDDEN STORY.
The paragraphs of the fourth story must be numerically marked in the order need to be read and in a different color or highlighted.
1. (color)
2. (color) etc.


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Dean Steven Nichols
Dean Steven Nichols
San Francisco, CA


1 Contestant
1 Submissions
Created May 19, 2011

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  • Any Member can Submit
  • All types of Writing can be Submitted
  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 1 Piece of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 5/23/2011 - 7/30/2011
  • Winners will be decided by User Votes


Dean Steven Nichols is solely responsible for the content of this contest, including all promised prizes. Take any promises of large monetary awards with a grain of salt. Contact Dean Steven Nichols if you have any further questions.

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