1000 Words. 1 Theme. 1 Winner.

Fast Fiction is a bi-monthly contest with a limited word count.

In this contest stories are submitted according to a judge-selected theme. Stories must capture the reader’s attention quickly while fulfilling the promise of the theme, setting, and character development.

Featured stories are the grand winner of that
theme’s contest.

Official Selection are the judging panel’s finalists
and runners-up.

Editors Choice are picks from the Cold Open Stories
editorial team.