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Flash Fiction contest winners!

July 1, 2010

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The votes have been tabulated! WINNER “Of Mice And Astronauts” by John Eric Vona Honorable Mentions Beth Cato, “Bless This House” WIlliam T. Vandemark, “Christening the Leviathan” Celestine Trinidad, “Not Ready Yet” The winning story is published on the site for everyone to read. Congratulations to the winners, and all the finalists!

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LAST DAY to enter the Science in My Fiction contest! Plus 4 more Last Chances!

June 30, 2010

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As mentioned over on the SiMF blog, TODAY is the last day to get your Science in My Fiction contest stories in! C’mon, wow us with SCIENCE! Other Last Chances of the Day: LAST CHANCE to vote on the Flash Fiction contest finalists! There are 10 stories totaling less than 4500 words (an average short [...]

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Voting is OPEN on the Flash Fiction contest finalists!

June 18, 2010

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The ten finalists in the Flash Fiction contest are posted! You can now read them and vote for your favorite! NOTE: You must register on the site to read the stories & vote. Don’t worry, it’s free & easy. Once you’ve read the stories, at the bottom of the page is the voting poll. Select [...]

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LAST DAY to enter the Flash Fiction contest!

June 15, 2010

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Today (Tuesday, June 15) is the final day we are accepting entries to the Crossed Genres Flash Fiction contest. * 100-500 words (FIRM) * Anything Science Fiction and/or Fantasy * Unpublished work only (including online) * 1 entry per person NOTE: Send your entries via the Flashfic contest entry form. DO NOT send entries via [...]

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SFF Flashfic contest – Tuesday Deadline!

June 13, 2010

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This Tuesday, June 15, is the FINAL DAY to enter the Crossed Genres Flash Fiction contest! 100-500 words (FIRM), anything SF/F, 1 entry per person, unpublished work only. Pro rate (or better) prize to the winner! The ten finalists will be posted on the website on or before June 23 for voting (they will only [...]

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3 weeks left to enter the SiMF contest! And 6 days for the flashfic contest!

June 9, 2010

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The Science in My Fiction short story contest has just 3 weeks left before the deadline for entries! Entries thus far have been fewer than expected, though we’re still anticipating a rush at the end. There are $400 in prizes up for grabs – be sure to get your entries in! And please help us [...]

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And the forecast says that tomorrow will likely be 1 million & 6 times better

June 1, 2010

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WOW what a busy and awesome few days! ______________________________________________________________________________________ First: Crossed Genres issue 19: Gadgets & Artifacts is up! A great issue with some incredibly strong fiction. Please read, enjoy! And comment – the writers & artists truly appreciate it! ______________________________________________________________________________________ Next: We’ve opened the 2nd Annual Crossed Genres Flash Fiction contest! We did one [...]

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Issue 19 TOC, and more!

May 12, 2010

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Here’s the Table of Contents for issue 19: GADGETS & ARTIFACTS! FICTION: “Last Tango in Gamma Sector” by Michael R. Underwood “Conflicts” by Timothy T. Murphy “The Crate” by Daniel José Older “Peace Signs” by Wendy N. Wagner “Combat Stress Reaction” by Don Pizarro ARTICLE: “Science Fiction, Fantasy, Artifacts & Gadgets: Just the Basics” by [...]

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Just keep your wide eyes wide wide open

September 10, 2009

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Eventually, I lost count of all the posts and retweets about the rejected ad. A lot more people read about it than commented, though… as near as I can tell, over 1,100 different people have read the post since it went up, and that’s just here on the website. I don’t have tracking numbers for [...]

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3 days of rain

July 3, 2009

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That’s what we have to look forward to over our long weekend. Ah well, it’ll give us plenty of time indoors to read, I guess. Speaking of reading, that’s about all we did today. We still have a bit to go before we’ve read everything, and then we’ll have to make our final decisions, but [...]

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