Historical & Mythological Short Fiction

Ink of Ages Fiction Prize

World History Encyclopedia's international historical and mythological short story contest

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Before you enter, please review our Contest Rules and Judging Process.

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Contest timeline:

September 4 – October 7: Open to submissions

November 22: Longlist announced

December 20: Shortlist announced

January 24: Winners announced

*Dates subject to change.

Looking for the longlist announcement? It's now on the "2024 Results" page.