FenCon XI - Short Story Contest

A Fan-Operated Science Fiction and Fantasy Literary and Filk Convention in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area

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FenCon and the Dallas Future Society are proud to announce the return of the FenCon Short Story Contest for an eleventh year. We're once again looking for a science fiction or fantasy story on any topic.

Details and deadlines are below. Get writing!

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2014 FenCon Short Story Contest Winners

The winners of our 2014 short story contest were announced at FenCon XI, here on the FenCon website, in social media, and in the FenCon XI Program Book.


  • First Place: "Vapor" by David W. Lee of Dallas, Texas (Available for download here.)
  • Second Place: "Planet, Paper, Space" by Melissa Embry of Dallas, Texas
  • Third Place: "Hippocopy" by B.J. Beck of Benton, Texas


If you have any questions or comments, please e-mail Fran at storycontest@fencon.org.