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Improbable Paradise

Write a fiction story about an unlikely pair that meets on a tropical island.

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Prizes

Grand Prize:
$1,000
Second Place:
$250
10 Runners-Up:
$25

Status

5 days left

Timeline

Submissions open

Jan 18, 2023

Submissions close

Feb 03, 2023 4:59 AM CUT

Results

Feb 17, 2023

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Prizes

Grand Prize:
$1,000
Second Place:
$250
10 Runners-Up:
$25

Status

5 days left

Timeline

Submissions open

Jan 18, 2023

Submissions close

Feb 03, 2023 4:59 AM CUT

Results

Feb 17, 2023

About this challenge

The Prompt

Write a fiction story about an unlikely pair that meets on a tropical island.

In order for your submission to qualify, it must:

  • Be between 600-4,000 words

The Prizes

  • Grand Prize: $1,000
  • Second Place: $250
  • 10 Runners-Up: $25

How to enter

For your story to be eligible, it should be between 600 and 4,000 words, and adhere to our Community Guidelines. Stories published on Vocal and entered into the contest up until 11:59 PM ET on February 2nd will be entered for consideration. Official Rules for the Challenge can be found here.

The Improbable Paradise Challenge is exclusive to Vocal+ members. To learn more and upgrade to Vocal+ visit https://vocal.media/vocal-plus.

To be eligible to win the grand prize, second place, or runners-up prizes, you must be over the age of 13 and residing in a country where Stripe is available at the time of entry. A complete list of countries where Stripe is available can be found here—winners will need to have a Stripe account created and connected in order to receive the prizes. For this reason, entrants located outside of any of these countries will not be eligible to win.

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