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Discover the best emerging fiction.

Love to read but tired of sifting through mediocre content in search of real gems? Join Verso.ink to discover new fiction by high quality indie and hybrid authors.

Think of it like a farmer's market for exclusive fiction authors. As authors come together to share short stories, first chapters, and excerpts from longer works, readers get access to it all. For free!

Focus on quality

No more sifting through mediocre or offensive content! Unlike other fiction-sharing platforms, we review every submission for adherence to Community Standards.

Upvote the best

You have the power to vote your favorite work into the spotlight, showing your favorite authors that you appreciate their work and helping them get noticed by others.

Find literary gems

Verso.ink editors choose work of particular distinction that deserves special notice. Since we preview all the submissions, this is an easy way to discover something you love.

Discover the best new fiction

Focus on the story

Clean typography, uncluttered design, and minimal ads allow you to immerse yourself in the story.

See what's popular

Find out what others on Verso.ink enjoy by seeing which entries have the most upvotes.

Wide appeal

We aim to appeal to a broad audience by featuring work from virtually all genres. In addition to our main genre categories, authors can add unique tags to identify their work and help you find more like it!

Join our exclusive community

We limit our contributing authors to those who are serious about producing high quality work, so that you don't have to wade through literary detritus in search of something worth your time.

Crowdsourced quality with standards

With our curated system and democratic voting process, other discerning readers help the best stuff float to the top. Keep reading, and you might discover something you love.