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@unpublishedguy #twitterfiction season five
S5E1 The crew is infected by a disease that turns them into children and wacky cuteness ensues.#twitterfiction
S5E2 The self-centered, self-absorbed crew of the Apathy learn a lesson in cooperation that is forgotten by the next episode #twitterfiction
S5E3 Yog Sogoth, Jr. struggles with its weird new feelings as it feels an attraction to Cmdr Salamander .#twitterfiction
S5E4 Another Old One appears & hops aboard the Apathy. Yog Soggoth, …
@unpublishedguy #twitterfiction season four
S4E1 The show jumps the shark when the crew adopts a Neanderthal named Crunge as their pet..#twitterfiction
S4E2 Robot-Alien-Neanderthal-Hologram love quadrilateral.#twitterfiction
S4E3 Old Spice records a day on the Apathy, observing Tactical Officer XX self-replicate & the mystery of missing underwear #twitterfiction
S4E4 The Apathy passes through a nebula resulting in an uneventful trip where uninteresting things happened.#twitterfiction
@unpublishedguy #twitterfiction season three
Dr. Crack completes an unrealistic holodeck simulation of a starship that transports families into dangerous situations.#twitterfiction
S3E2 The crew encounters a sub-space anomaly that transforms their uniforms from unitards to polka-dotted kilts.#twitterfiction
S3E3 Tactical Officer XX’s parents, X and Y visit, and she learns a hard lesson about interspecies relationships.#twitterfiction
S3E4 The crew go back in time, discover their grandfathers and murder them to demonstrate that the fluffy
@unpublishedguy #twitterfiction season two
S2E1 Yog Soggoth, Jr once again bothers the Apathy, claiming that a crew member we’ve never seen before is his cousin. #twitterfiction
S2E2 The Apathy is threatened when a holodeck character hijacks the ship & demands they chart a course for Cuba.#twitterfiction
S2E3 Dr Crack saves the life of a potato-based alien by sticking giant toothpicks in its sides & suspending it in water #twitterfiction
S2E4 Tactical Officer XX and
@unpublishedguy #twitterfiction season one
S1E1 Cdr Salamander leads the Apathy on its gazillionth voyage, to find a planetary station where they can gas up the ship. #twitterfiction
After viewing the video begin writing.
After viewing the video begin writing. You can write any sort of free writing you wish, whether it be a coherent story, flash fiction, vignette, short snippet, or long rambling note.
On what fiction writing contest should you squander $20? I calculated the return-on-investment (ROI) of several different contests. I have summarized the results in the table below. The return number quantifies the investment in a fiction contest, based on the entry fee, effort to write a story according to contest guidelines, and probability of winning the contest.
|ReadMe Publishing What If? Science Fiction Competition||(40)|
|Glimmer Train Very Short Fiction Award||(49)|
Vaporware fiction: a story that is promoted when it may never be written
I completed most of a book proposal for a collection of short stories about Ambrose Bierce and Jerry O’ Connell having adventures together chasing after Bierce’s run away moustache. Many writers would begin by writing the story first and then writing a proposal to submit to publishers and agents. I, on the other hand with my background …
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Last week I was pondering what contests I should enter this month, and I created a short list of 24 writing contests based on due date and topic or genre of the contest.
This week I’ll need to determine a basis for evaluating the remaining contest candidates and narrowing the list to 2 or 3 finalists. Since I am being shallow, I can think of no better criteria than calculating the ROI …