Win an ARC of "Sip", The New Novel by Brian Allen Carr

UPDATED WITH WINNERS! Win an ARC of "Sip", The New Novel by Brian Allen Carr

News by Joshua Chaplinsky August 10, 2017
Be a cool kid and read the latest from the "Motherfucking Sharks" author before it streets on August 31st!

UPDATED WITH WINNER!!!!!!! LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: LAST ONE!!!!!!!!

Column by Taylor Houston July 29, 2016
IT'S THE LAST FLASH FICTION CONTEST, SO MAKE IT GOOD. Pick a prompt from any previous Flash contest and give us your best 250 words.

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: Prince's Poetics Edition

Column by Taylor Houston May 31, 2016
The Prince of Purple knew how to write Poetry. Let's try our hand.

UPDATED WITH WINNERS - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: April Edition

Column by Taylor Houston April 29, 2016
Win a copy of Matt Marinovich's novel "The Winter Girl."

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: City of Rose Edition

Column by Taylor Houston March 30, 2016
Roses. Hipsters. Pickled pickles. Bacon Donuts. Vegan Stripclubs. Amateur Private Investigators. This is Portland. Or is it? Enter the 'City of Rose' by Rob Hart edition of Flash Fiction!

UPDATED WITH WINNERS - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: Leap Year Edition

Column by Taylor Houston February 29, 2016
Hooray! There is an extra day in the worst month of the year!! Let's celebrate with flash fiction stories about something that takes too long...

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: Maps Edition

Column by Taylor Houston January 29, 2016
Maps show us the way. Win a copy of 'Bats Of The Republic', the debut book by Zachary Thomas Dodson.

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: The Holidays (Post Alien Invasion) Edition

Column by Taylor Houston January 4, 2016
20 Years After Earth is Conquered by Aliens - What Happens to the Holidays?

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: 5 Word Story Edition

Column by Taylor Houston November 30, 2015
Take a break from your word count and give us just 5 words.

UPDATED WITH WINNERS - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: Kanye West—Reanimator Edition

Column by Taylor Houston October 30, 2015
Yeezus and H.P. You CAN'T get any better than that. Well, you can try. Here's your chance.
News, Prize, MysteriousPress.com

MysteriousPress.com Announces $25,000 Prize For Best eBook Mystery Novel

News by Rob Hart October 1, 2015
The Mysterious Press Award will include a $25,000 advance against royalties and guaranteed worldwide publication.

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: August Edition

Column by Taylor Houston September 1, 2015
We've giving away a copy of 'Broken Parts' by Gayle Towell.

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: 'New Yorked' Edition

Column by Taylor Houston June 30, 2015
Win a limited-edition 'New Yorked' umbrella from Rob Hart, author of the new book 'New Yorked'—coming out June 9th! Just give us 25 words about New York City.

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: May Edition

Column by Taylor Houston June 1, 2015
DON'T PANIC! Our own Richard Thomas has a new book--WIN IT by offering the most kickass Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy/Towel Day Flash Fiction Entry. You have, you guessed it, 42 words.
Write an Essay, Win a Goat Farm

Write an Essay, Win a Goat Farm

News by Raine Winters May 15, 2015
Because GOATS.

UPDATED WITH WINNERS: LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: March Edition

Column by Taylor Houston March 31, 2015
Two great books up for grabs to the best flash fiction stories inspired by Dizzy Dali's Dinner.
Bed and Breakfast On Sale for the Price of 200 Words

Bed and Breakfast On Sale for the Price of 200 Words

News by Raine Winters
A Maine Bed and Breakfast retiree has found a unique way to find a new owner.

UPDATED WITH WINNERS - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: February Edition

Column by Taylor Houston March 2, 2015
S'quatches, and Yetis, and Nessies--OH MY! Give us 30 words about your fave mythical beast.

UPDATED WITH WINNER: LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: January Edition

Column by Taylor Houston January 30, 2015
It's January. It's cold (in some places). And it's time for soup.

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: December Edition

Column by Taylor Houston January 2, 2015
It's that time of year again—you either embrace it, hide from it, OR create a NEW holiday to replace it.

UPDATED WITH WINNER - LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: November Edition

Column by Taylor Houston November 26, 2014
Trying to write 50,000 words for NaNoWriMo this month? We'll give you a break and only ask for a 5-word story.

UPDATED WITH WINNERS: LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: October Edition

Column by Taylor Houston October 31, 2014
It's October, and we're celebrating Chuck Palahniuk's newest book BEAUTIFUL YOU by writing stories of WORLD DOMINATION!