The CSFG/Conflux Short Story competition is currently closed. Watch here for more details about this year’s contest.
We want your stories of 4000 words or under, in any speculative fiction genre, on this year’s convention theme.
The competition is open to all Australian residents and members of either the Canberra Speculative Fiction Guild or Conflux .
Entry is $5, unless you are a member of the CSFG or Conflux or you are aged 16 or under, in which case it is free!
Prizes include cash and full or discounted memberships for the following Conflux convention
Stories should be written in English, suitable for a general audience (ie, no gratuitous violence or erotica), and, of course, your own original, unpublished work.
Please submit them in the following format: RTF, double spaced, courier font, with the story title in the top right header.
Make the first page of your document a cover sheet that includes your name, contact details and story title (we’ll remove this before we give it to the judges). YOUR NAME MUST NOT APPEAR ON ANY OF THE OTHER PAGES OF THE STORY.
Get it to us at email@example.com before midnight on 31 July .
Fees can be paid by direct deposit (Account: Canberra Speculative Fiction Guild BSB: 805022 Acct: 03421621) or Paypal to firstname.lastname@example.org (For other options or any more information contact us directly at the email@example.com address)