Words & Genres for June ’17 Battles


Here are the THEME words and SUGGESTED genres in preparation for June’s battles

June 6th

  • THEME WORDInterface
  • GENRE: Historical Fiction
    • Suggested Subcategory: Western  – set in the American Old West frontier and typically set in the late eighteenth to late nineteenth century

June 13th

  • THEME WORDSecret
  • GENRE: Science Fiction

June 20th

  • GENRE: Free Choice

June 27th

  • THEME WORDCharge
  • GENRE: Fantasy
    • Fantasy – fiction with strange or otherworldly settings or characters; fiction which invites suspension of reality
    • Please visit the BATTLE GENRE page for a full list of subcategories.
    • Challenge yourself! Try something new.
    • Suggested Subcategory: Fable – narration demonstrating a useful truth, especially in which animals speak as humans; legendary, supernatural tale

Write a(n approximately) 1000 word or less story using this theme word. And post it to your blog on Tuesday with a link (use this short link if that helps: http://wp.me/p7rsge-cV) back to this post!

Click Here for the instructions/rules of the battle.

IN THE MEANTIME, don’t miss out on the current battle by clicking here:

Battle Entries


4 thoughts on “Words & Genres for June ’17 Battles

  1. Pingback: Return to #Blogbattle! :D | Phoenix Grey

  2. Hi, just wondering if there’s a length blogbattle stories really should get to? Or am I overthinking this? Would just 150 or 200 words be okay? I think I’ve seen some shorter ones in the past, but I can’t remember. :/

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