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Today is the Day: Last Chance to Enter The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest!

Today is the Day: Last Chance to Enter The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest!

By Ryan BrittJanuary 5, 2015
One way to make the climax of a story exciting is to jam in some kind of “ticking clock” element. You know;... More  →

Just a Few Days Left! Enter the MindHut Short Fiction Contest Now!

By Ryan BrittDecember 29, 2014
The holidays are a hard time to focus on anything other than eating and celebrating the great things in your life. So,... More  →
Just a Few Days Left! Enter the MindHut Short Fiction Contest Now!

More Brain Food for the Mindhut Short Fiction Contest

By Ryan BrittDecember 23, 2014
Good morning! The winter holidays are almost, really, happening, which can be a super stressful time. And if you’re a writer, there’s... More  →
More Brain Food for the Mindhut Short Fiction Contest
Enter The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest!

Enter The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest!

By Ryan BrittDecember 15, 2014
Greetings flash-fiction writer. You’ve been recruited by SparkNotes/The MindHut to defend the frontier against the boring armada of a world without cool... More  →
The Future is Awfully Interesting: Thinking About Dystopia Stories for the Mindhut Short Fiction Contest

The Future is Awfully Interesting: Thinking About Dystopia Stories for the Mindhut Short Fiction Contest

By Ryan BrittDecember 10, 2014
We’re less than one week away from launching The Mindhut Short Fiction Contest—where you’ll have a chance to submit short-short stories (1000... More  →
Fantasy Spells to Get Your Writing Magic Flowing for The MindHut Short Fiction Contest

Fantasy Spells to Get Your Writing Magic Flowing for The MindHut Short Fiction Contest

By Ryan BrittDecember 5, 2014
The MindHut Short Fiction contest is coming! Soon, you’ll have the chance to submit your very own short pieces for possible publication,... More  →
We Share Our Fave Sci-Fi Short Stories to Get You Pumped for The MindHut Short Fiction Contest!!!

We Share Our Fave Sci-Fi Short Stories to Get You Pumped for The MindHut Short Fiction Contest!!!

By Ryan BrittDecember 1, 2014
You already know that The MindHut is the place where Sparklers go to get their geek on, but what’s the original geekiest... More  →

Is Your Teacher the Biznack? Make Them Rich By Entering Them in the Favorite Teacher Contest

By SparkLifeSeptember 8, 2014
Did you luck out this year and get the best teacher in the school? Did you get the awesome teacher who goes... More  →
Is Your Teacher the Biznack? Make Them Rich By Entering Them in the Favorite Teacher Contest
Teenage Dreams Will Be Made Tonight When Voting Ends for the SPARKNOTES YEARBOOK AWARDS!!!

Teenage Dreams Will Be Made Tonight When Voting Ends for the SPARKNOTES YEARBOOK AWARDS!!!

By SparkLifeJune 5, 2014
SPARKLERS, MASTERMINDS, MANKLERS, it is the moment of truth. The day has come when you must take your hair out of its... More  →

QUIT DILLY-DALLYING, BUTTS: You Only Have 3 DAYS to Enter the Yearbook Awards!

By Chelsea DaggerMay 1, 2014
If you haven't already entered the 2014 Yearbook Awards despite the fact that the May 4th deadline is fast approaching, then I... More  →
QUIT DILLY-DALLYING, BUTTS: You Only Have 3 DAYS to Enter the Yearbook Awards!