For the sympathy of one living being, I would make peace with all.
– Frankenstein, Mary Shelly
Scene Of The Unseen Obscene Award
Writes piece of flash fiction where the protagonist is considered horrific, monstrous or is in some way a source of fear to the larger society around them. Consider the way they hide themselves from society, their hopes and dreams, and motivations. Base the plot on an unexpected conflict or point of tension.
Use versions of gothic horror, science fiction, and fantasy.
Up to 888 monstrous words.
Deadline is March
30 27 2016. There is no time zone restrictions. As long as it is Sunday somewhere then you can enter.
First prize receives 5000 words feedback from NiTH team on a story or manuscript of your choosing.
All entries receive feedback from judges by request.
Please read carefully!
Include a cover image. Ensure that you own the rights to that image or that you have permission, or that the image carries a free license. Make the filename of the image the name of your story.
(Optional) Intro – 150 characters