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Enter the Short Story Contest

Each month the site hosts a short story contest. It’s a unique contest because each month, participants are challenged to craft a short story based on a visual writing prompt. Top selected entries receive a feature guest post here on the site. There is no fee for entry but a donation is appreciated.

Your Assignment

Use the image below as your writing prompt to craft a short story.

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Contest Rules

Stories are to be 1,500 to 3,000 words. All genres welcome. Please keep it ‘R’ rated or less. No discriminatory themes, explicit violence, or explicit sexual content.

Selected entries will be featured here during the next month.

You retain exclusive rights to your work and are free to republish. Republished stories are welcome.

This contest is not affiliated with any other organization other than this site.

To enter, complete the Entry Form below. Please include a brief bio, which may include social media handles and the titles of any published works you would like to promote. Your website URL will also be included, if provided.

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Deadline For Entry

Entries must be submitted by 11:59pm cdt, Monday February 22nd, 2021.

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