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Frequently Asked Questions
Is there an approval process for submitting a short story?
Yes. We do a formatting check to ensure compatibility as well as a light quality assessment. We ask that authors only submit works that they are actually proud of. We reserve the right to reject a submission for any reason.
Is there a fee to submit a story?
No. We reserve the right to change this at a future time.
What laws apply to Thin Fiction?
Thin Fiction is owned and operated by Demotic Software LLC in the United States and is subject to the laws and regulations of the United States.
Does the Author retain all rights?
Yes, the Author retains all rights. Authors' work is under copyright protection from the moment it is created, and there is no agreement between the author and ThinFiction that alters this protection.
Can I remove my story?
Yes, we ask that you wait 30 days before removing a story.
How do I remove my story or delete my account?
Send us a message via the Support Center.
Can I make changes to something about my story after I publish it?
Yes, send us a message via the Support Center.
What about publication rights?
You own all the rights to the content you create and share on ThinFiction. When you share your story on ThinFiction, you are giving legal permission under pertinant copyright laws to display your story to users of this website. Legally, this means you are giving Demotic Software LLC a nonexclusive license to publish your story on ThinFiction.
Is ThinFiction affliated with any other companies or organizations?
No. However, we do support and have donated to SFWA
What information does Thin Fiction keep about me?
We have your email and the stories that you upload. Your email is used only for contact purposes and is not shared with any 3rd parties.
How does Thin Fiction make money?
Thin Fiction is privately funded. Supplementary funds are generated via online advertising.
Can writers make money?
Yes. We are experimenting with a monthly voting system. Each month, writers can vote on the best story from the previous month. The winning author will receive a prize payment via Paypal. The payment amount is announced on the 1st of the month when voting begins. Voting closes on the 14th and the winner is announced on the 15th.