Winner Announment: Quasimodo’s Quasi Oboe Award

Current Shortlist: The ‘To The Nines’ Award Part 1

Running over nine separate awards throughout 2016, this ambitious serial fiction project pits some of NiTH's best writers against each other in what is shaping up to be an exciting contest.

Catch up on Part 1 after the jump.

To The Nines

Short Story Contests

Our weekly short story contests offer writers the opportunity to compete in fast, fun and friendly writing comps. Best of all, everyone gets feedback! See what's open right now at the contests page.



Writing Contests

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Our Best Original Cyberpunk Stories

Original works by Joey T, Amber Fernie, John D Pallot, Sarah Henry & more...

Feature Author: Joey To

Ever pondered Death as a family man? Wondered what it would be like if couples sorted out their relationship problems in Mechs? Or what would happen if Mario ate too many mushrooms? Then you need to check out Joey To.

An author as versatile as he is prodigious, ready to take on any contest with satire, black humour and offbeat dialogue. Joey's stripped back and practical prose is comfortable in any setting, from action driven SciFi to quirky gameshows and trope inverting genre fiction. Learn more about one of NiTH's most frequently read authors in the full interview below.


Feature Interview

Projects & Collaborations

The Climate Fiction Collection Needle In The Hay

The Climate Fiction Collection

Stories of environmental change, both local and global, with humans drama at the heart of the issue.

The Unseasoned Collaboration

The Unseasoned Collaboration

A holiday themed collaboration about meaning and place. Soft genre welcome.

All Humans Must Die Logo

Death To All Humans!!!!! A Collaboration

Because sometimes humanity needs a kick up the butt.

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Books & Publications

Our interactive fiction, collaborations, anthologies and novellas all are produced, written and edited by NiTH writers. Proceeds go to authors and artists. Pledge via Patreon to receive free publications monthly.

New Releases In May
Strange Days Vol 1 | Charlotte Cross - Patreon Reward Novella
Hotel Panama | Sunjay Williams - Patreon Reward Interactive Fiction
Burn, Thrive, Burn | NiTH Authors - Short Story Collaboration

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Writer Services

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Ben H Winters Interview

Revisit our conversation with the author of Sense, Sensibility and Sea Monsters and the Hank Palace Detective Novels.

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Writing Prompts Master List

Our complete list of writing prompts, from Horror & SciFi to overcoming writers block. You'll find them all here.

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