Christmas Fiction Contest Deadline Thursday
Monday, December 21, 2009 at 12:42PM

Today we launch the Anderson Observer's First Fast Fiction Christmas Story Contest.

We are looking for orginal, unpublished fiction based on a Christmas theme, and the winner receives an Apple iPod shuffle! Deadline for all entries is Dec. 24.

A $10 fee per entry will allow others to have a brighter holiday. Proceeds from the contest will benefit Anderson Interfaith Ministries and Shalom Recovery Center.

The rules are simple. The story:

1. Must be orginal,

2. Must be 4,000 words or less

3. Must have something to do with Christmastime

Multiple entries are allowed. The winning story will be published here Dec. 25. Authors retain all rights to their story other than the initial publication of the story in the Anderson Observer.

Stories should be emailed to

Payment is by credit card or paypal only and can be paid online here.

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