The 9th Dialogue Only Contest is now open. Submit your entry below.

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Ends on September 15, 2018$10.00

First submissions due by September 15th, 2018.

The Rules: Compose a short story entirely of dialogue. You may use as many characters as you want. Your entry must be under 2000 words. Your entry does not have to follow standard rules for writing dialogue. Your entry cannot use any narration (this includes tag lines such as he said, she said, etc.). These are the only rules. Manipulate them however you see fit.

All submissions are read blind. Include name, contact information and word count in a cover letter. Do not put your contact info anywhere in your document. Please do not include a bio.

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