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Winner of Writing Challenge #28!

Jul 15, 2017   •  

In the last issue, we asked you to write about a species whose members display emotions by changi...     more »


Winner of Writing Challenge #27!

Jul 1, 2017   •  

In the last issue, we asked you to write about an old matriarch who's authority is challenged by...     more »



How to Harness the Power of the Literary Community for Mutual Benefit

  •  Jul 18, 2017   •  

Writing can be a solitary occupation. But it doesn’t have to be. By reaching out to t...     more »


Borrow to Build: Fantastic World-Building for the Real-World Lovers

  •  Jul 11, 2017   •  

Sometimes you can get lost creating fictional landscapes. There’s so much to account for. This gu...     more »


Short Story Tips: Writing the End

  •  Jul 4, 2017   •  

You’ve set everything up, you’ve gone through the character development, and...     more »


Short Story Tips: Writing the Middle

  •  Jun 27, 2017   •  

The middle of a story is often the most neglected part. We get so focused on an engaging start an...     more »


Short Story Tips: Writing the Beginning

  •  Jun 20, 2017   •  

Short stories are one of the most valuable tools in a writer’s arsenal. They provide a calling ca...     more »



The Observatory

Jul 18, 2017   •  

This prompt explores the ways in which relationship problems can affect other areas of life, with...     more »


Stuck On a Train

Jul 11, 2017   •  

Every time I travel on a train, I wonder what will happen if we suddenly stop. Here’s a prompt ex...     more »


Back In Time

Jul 4, 2017   •  

I’m sure we’ve all wished at one point that we could relive a day. What would...     more »


Would You Like Fries With That?

Jun 27, 2017   •  

This prompt explores the idea of rapid downward class migration, but in a pot...     more »


Social Justice Warrior

Jun 20, 2017   •  

This prompt could be an opportunity to comment on a currently controversial s...     more »