After a successful year and a bit, England’s Future History is ending the world!
For our March 31st, 2017 deadline, we’re looking for stories set in the year 2150 that provide a world (or country) ending story.
It could be nuclear war, zombie apocalypse, a virus or just the general break down of society. The choice is yours. All we ask is that after this story, England will be a totally different country.
We’d like to try and tie in some of the other stories, though you don’t have to.
So what’s next I hear you call?
Well, once the world has ended, we plan to rebuild it.
People have really gotten behind the concept. We’ve had dozens of great entries and thousands of visitors to the site. We want to continue it but with a fresh start.
The first step will be publishing all the stories on the site in an ebook. This will come with an introduction by yours truly and (hopefully) some nice illustrations. We’re hoping to make this free as well.
After that, we’re going to start from fresh – no timeline, just your ideas.
Though there will be a few more rules to follow. The main one will be that we’re going to have themed entry periods. So, for example, we might have one for political-based stories or healthcare inspired tales. More on those in the future.
What it means for the short term is that we’re asking for new stories that will end the world. Deadline is March 31, 2017.
Check out the updated Submissions page for details on format, word limits and emails. Or email submission and questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.