The Doctor Who Fan-Fiction Contest

Doctor Who Fan Fiction Contest

There are three things we Whovians know to be absolutely true:

1. Bow ties are cool.
2. The TARDIS is bigger on the inside.
3. Doctor Who returns to our televisions and our hearts on Saturday, March 30!

In celebration of The Doctor’s return, we’re hosting a wiblbly-wobbly, timey-wimey contest!

Prompt

In 1,200 words or fewer, write a story inspired by Doctor Who. Tag your story DoctorWhoContest.

Prizes

One grand-prize winner will receive a Doctor Who poster and Fez and Bow Tie Set.

One second-prize winner will receive a Sonic Screwdiver LED Flashlight.

One third-prize winner will receive River Song’s TARDIS Journal.

How to Enter

1. Read the full rules.
2. Create an account on Figment.com.
3. Start a new writing of 1,200 words or fewer.
4. Tag your writing with DoctorWhoContest on the “Details” tab.
5. Press “Publish Now.”
6. You should receive a pop-up confirmation of your entry, and in about two hours or so, your piece should appear among the submissions.

You have until Wednesday, April 3 at 11:59 p.m. ET to enter a story. Voting will run until Wednesday, April 10 at 5:00 p.m. ET. The Figment editors will choose the winners from the top 10 most-hearted entries.

Contest Entries

  • Twin suns
    • 4
    • 2

    Twin Suns

    In the aftermath of the incident in the Medusa Cascade, the Doctor must deal with his grief. The TARDIS tries to help.

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  • 535935_170482733107391_270492684_n
    • 3
    • 0

    Eleven

    My take on what the Doctor saw in his room. Takes place during 'The God Complex'. Hearts are dearly appreciated.

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  • Sc196_tardis_-_life_sized
    • 0
    • 0

    The Broken Hourglass

    He was like a broken hourglass. Sands all pouring out, endlessly, spinning around forever. Pouring through the past, present and futu…

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  • Photo
    • 5
    • 1

    Imaginary Friend

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  • Screen shot 2013-03-21 at 10.37.49 pm
    • 1
    • 0

    Reset & Reborn

    My entry for the Doctor Who contest. If you like it please heart it!

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  • Pond (2013)
    • 3
    • 0

    The Pond Girl

    She's the girl who waited. And who'll keep waiting until the Doctor comes back for her. But will he?

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  • Pocket watch 2
    • 4
    • 0

    Taking a Bullet

    never thought you'd see her again, did you?

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  • Cover-normal
    • 0
    • 0

    True Blue

    He's encountered many different problems in all of space of time, and not one of them has been deemed unimportant to him. The Doctor t…

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  • Cover-normal
    • 4
    • 1

    Jenny's Trip to Earth

    Jenny, the doctor's daughter, is brought to Earth by a Scottish computer nerd. What happens when she runs into Eleven?

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  • Images
    • 1
    • 0

    Daughter Who

    The Tenth Doctor's half human replica and his daughter don't always see eye to eye, but that's because he doesn't want his little girl…

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  • Doctor who
    • 0
    • 0

    Dear, Dear Doctor

    Very, very short! I know! But it's how I think about it. :) Entering for the Doctor Who Contest

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  • Cover
    • 0
    • 0

    Zero Stroke

    A simple visit to the sweets shop leads The Doctor, Zoe and Jamie to discover an unseen threat to the TARDIS.

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57 thoughts on “The Doctor Who Fan-Fiction Contest

  1. I am an enormous, gigantious, incredibly obese very huge extra extra extra large fan of Dr. Who, despite having never seen this show!

  2. According to the rules, the entry has to be an original piece of work without infringing on copyrights (“Submission must be an original work created solely by you, has not been previously published, and does not infringe upon any third-party copyrights or other intellectual property rights.” – does this mean that we cannot use the characters of the Doctor Who universe, and that the story is simply to be /inspired/ by Doctor Who?

  3. YES! I’m so glad I already had a third fanfic planned! Thank you awesome timing! (And Figment)

    I’m going to hope I can get some hearts on this one. I think I’ve forgotten how to ask for swaps….

  4. HOLY TARDIS OF GALLIFREY! I am soooo excited to see how my submission does! Nervous, but excited. 🙂

  5. This is going to be awesome! I have a story that is ready to be put on here just need to finish the last chapter and I’m done.

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