Underworld and Dark Fantasy Prompt  September 1, 2014 - October 31, 2014

Reading and Deliberating


This bi-monthly contest will open Sept 1, 2014 and will run to October 31, 2014.

The time for scary stories has come again. In honor of Halloween and all the gooly goolies out there. We will open the doors to the darkest pits of your imagination. The thought is Dark Fantasy, with a pinch of Underworld horror.
The plot is to scare us with a chilling story that is rated PG13. You can give us Banshees, demons, or pretty much any creature that you wish. The story is in your hands…chill our spines to the bitter cold and make the readers feel the grasping hands of the Underworld.

We look forward to seeing what your stories will bring. Make sure to stop read the guidelines and information provided below...if you go over the word limit your story will be disqualified.

The winner’s for this prompt will be featured in our 2nd Analogy Edition that will be published in 2015.

The guidelines are as follows make sure to read them carefully:
*1,500 word limit for each submission, this will not include the title.
*At the present time it will be only one entry per person per competition.
*Once you submit your story you can’t re-submit or entry will be disqualified.
*Any story submitted after the deadline will not be accepted.
*Each story must be the author’s original, not previously published in print/online.
*Entries cannot be published anywhere or during the term of the competition.
*All stories will remain the property of the author.

*Times New Roman 12pt font
*Place full name, word count and email in upper left corner of main page.
*Place full name and word count on additional pages.

The First Place Winner, will have their stories published in “Dragon Knight Chronicles; 2nd Edition Variety Collection” it will be published in soft cover which will be published through createspace.com and the e-book format will be formatting through smashwords.com.
The First Place Winner will also have their stories posted up on Dragon Knight Chronicles blog and the Linkedin.com group page, as a short introduction to help wet the readers appetite for the final book . Happy writing, everyone! Good Luck!

Response Time:

The First Place Winner, will be posted up on the blog, linkedin.com group page, and writerscafe.org page, between the 12th and 20th of the month following the closing deadline. We will also be contacting the winners by email to discuss the publishing process of their story.




Champion Champion


Kathryn Jenkins
Kathryn Jenkins
Sioux City, IA


4 Contestants
4 Submissions
Created Sep 3, 2014

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  • Any WritersCafe.org Member can Submit
  • Only Stories can be Submitted
  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 1 Piece of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 9/1/2014 - 10/31/2014
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator


Kathryn Jenkins 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 Kathryn Jenkins if you have any further questions.

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