2009 Short Story Anthology Contest Themes Announced

2009 Accentuate Writers Anthology of Short Stories THEMES

http://www.accentuateservices.com/AS/node/13

This is a chance for published, yet to be published, or fiction-curious writers to venture into the world of fiction writing, win a cash prize and get a publishing contract with royalties – all for a $5 entry fee. Every short story will also get a brief critique, whether it wins or not.

First, we know what’s important to you – the money, right? Okay, so here’s the prizes!

CASH PRIZES! FREE BOOKS! FREE MERCHANDISE!

January 2009 – The Past (in the judging process

February/March 2009 – The Present (Due by 11:59pm Central Time March 31, 2009)

March 2009 – The Future (Due by 11:59pm Central Time March 31, 2009)

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April 2009 – FANTASY (Due by 11:59pm Central Time, last day of April 2009)

May 2009 – REALITY (Due by 11:59pm Central Time, last day of May 2009)

June 2009 – SCIENCE FICTION (Due by 11:59pm Central Time, last day of June 2009)

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July 2009 – Birth (Due by 11:59pm Central Time, last day of July 2009)

August 2009 – Life (Due by 11:59pm Central Time, last day of August 2009)

September 2009 – Death (Due by 11:59pm Central Time, last day of September 2009)

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October 2009 – First Love (Due by 11:59pm Central Time, last day of October 2009)

November 2009 – The Engagement (Due by 11:59pm Central Time, last day of October 2009)

December 2009 – The Wedding (Due by 11:59pm Central Time, last day of October 2009)

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2009 Annual Anthology Poetry Contest – Pick One or More of the Above Themes and Submit Your Poems

$1.00 Per Poem Submitted

All poetry must be submitted on or before the last day of the quarter the theme for the poem is about. For example, if the poem is about The Past theme, the poem is due no later than March 2009. If the poem is about The Wedding, it’s due by December 2009, etc.