“We can’t choose our fate, but we can choose others. Be careful in knowing that.”
–J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Do you believe in Fate?
Is there such a thing as true destiny? In celebration of Lanie Bross’ new book, Fates, coming out on February 11, 2014, we at Figment would like to start the year off right with a new contest!
In 400 words or fewer, write a story about Fate and tag your story with FigmentFate. You have until 11:59 p.m. ET on Friday, January 31 to enter your story.
Figment editors will be reading all the entries. Ten winners will be chosen to not only be featured on the Figment homepage and newsletter, but will also win an advanced reader’s copy of Lanie Bross’ new book, Fates.
How to enter
1. Read the full rules.
2. Create an account on Figment.com.
3. Start a new writing of 400 words or less.
4. Tag your writing FigmentFate on the Details tab.
5. Enter your response by the deadline listed in the prompt.
6. Press “Publish Now.”
7. You should receive a pop-up confirmation of your entry, and in about two hours or so, your piece should appear among the submissions.
About the book
Fates – Perfect for fans of Jennifer Armentrout, Julie Kagawa, Rachel Vincent, and Sarah J. Maas, and for girls who love all things pretty, romantic and inspirational.
One moment. One foolish desire. One mistake. And Corinthe lost everything.
Please note: The comment box below is only for questions about how to enter this contest or other logistical issues. For comments, thoughts, suggestions, complaints about the contest system, please visit our Contest Input forum. To find someone to read your story, try the Contest Promotion forum.