Are you ready to write your own adventure? Join Wordcrafters in Eugene for Fiction Fantastic — a young writers’ short fiction contest for students in Lane County, Oregon. 

Workshops: Writers aged 9 and up are invited to join us for writing workshops on Saturday, January 11. These are free to young writers! Click here for more info.

K-2 Spotlight: We will be offering a k-2 spotlight. Students in K-2 can submit their work for a chance to be featured in the 2019 fiction fantastic anthology. K-2 submissions will not go through the contest judging process.

About Our 2020 Celebrity Judge

J. C. Geiger has eaten the beating heart of a snake, been deported from a full-moon party, and spent a short time locked in a Bolivian prison. He also writes fiction. His short works have appeared in the pages of Murky Depths and Horror Garage, and on stage at The Second City in Chicago. His debut novel WILDMAN, earned the Kirkus Star, was named as a Top YA Book of 2017 by Amazon editors and featured by Banks Street as one of The Best Children’s Books of the Year. You can follow his adventures online at

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