If you are a reader looking for new and exciting fiction and poetry then this is the place for you. You do not have to register for an account in The Vault to read stories and poetry, just click on the "Authors", "Genres", "Titles" or "Most Recent" link at the top of the page and you will be able to quickly and easily find a list of the currently available stories and poems published in The Vault.
We do ask, however, that you register for an account on the Community Forums and leave feedback for the authors who publish here. Feedback is the only payment they get for their work, and it is always gratefully received.
If you are an author, you are welcome to publish your stories and/or poetry here. However, before you do so you must first register for an account, which you can do quickly and easily by clicking on the "Login" link at the top of this page and selecting the "Register" option from there. Once you have registered, please take a moment to review our Submission Guidelines and User Guide to ensure that your work complies with our rules and to enable you to submit it correctly.
If you are submitting work to The Vault for the first time, please be aware that your submission will not appear until it has been approved by an administrator. This is an anti-spam feature we have enabled to protect The Vault from inappropriate content. All submissions will be approved within 24 hours. Once your first story/poem has been approved for publication you will be normally be free to submit your work whenever you want without this delay.
Once your work has been published an announcement will be automatically generated, normally within five minutes, appearing in the "Vault Announcements" forum on the Community and on the site's homepage.