1 Theme. 1000 Words.

1 Winner.

Fast Fiction is a bi-monthly contest where writers submit stories according to a theme.

The challenge of Fast Fiction is that writers must capture the reader’s attention quickly, all while fulfilling the promise of the theme, setting, and character development.

Entries for Fast Fiction are judged by members of the community.

If you are interested in submitting your story, click here.

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.