Short Story Contest

Your Assignment:

Create an original short story based on this image:

Copyright 2020

Your story should be 1,500 to 3,000 words. You retain full rights to the story and are free to republish. Please reference this site in republications, with a link back. Your story may be of any genre. No ‘X-rated’ or discriminatory content.

Selected submissions will be featured here during the month of May.

No purchase or subscription necessary to enter. This contest has no affiliations other than this website.


Deadline for Submission

Your story must be received, via the form below, no later than 11:59pm cdt, Tuesday April 28th, 2020.



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the Contest Closes


Thank you and good luck!

Submission Form

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