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Deathmatch 2016

 The Deathmatch Indie Short Story Contest kicks off

this Saturday, February 6th 2016 at 12:01 am. 

Lightning Elimination Round: Saturday Feb 6 at 12:01 – Sunday Feb 7 at 11:59pm.

The top 16 stories as chosen by Broken Pencil compete for votes.

The top 8 go on to the semi-finals. The rest go home!

Who will take home the grand prize of cash money and the complete Indie Writers Makeover?

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Thank you to our presenting Deathmatch sponsor and national education partner

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The Indie Writers Deathmatch rules and regulations are here!

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