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 2024/25:


1 August – 15 September: Open to submissions


18 November: Longlist announced


13 January: Shortlist announced


24 February: Winners announced


*Dates subject to change.