Defy the Dark By the Numbers

When we started the “Defy the Dark” new author contest, we had no idea we would get such as enthusiastic response—and so many entries! It’s been amazing. Saundra Mitchell, the contest judge and anthology editor (and reader of every single story) has compiled a list of the contest in numbers. Click through to read more. Continue reading

Get Published with the Defy the Dark Contest!

Do you dream of seeing your work in print? Figment and HarperTeen are hosting an awesome short story contest and the winning story will be including in the upcoming anthology, “Defy the Dark.” Saundra Mitchell, the book’s editor, will choose the winning story. Click through to learn more! Continue reading

Hurry! Hurry! The Springsweet Contest Ends Today

It’s the last day to enter Figment’s contest inspired by The Springsweet by Saundra Mitchell. Write a 1,200-or-fewer word story about a character who leaves home by tonight at 11:59p.m. ET and tag it springsweetcontest for a chance to win!