Contest Rules:

  • The competition is open worldwide
  • All submitted stories must be the property of the author
  • All submitted stories will remain the property of the author
  • All stories must be written in English
  • All stories need to be well-written, with correct grammar throughout (occasional typos, etc, are fine)
  • All stories need to be horror themed (science fiction and fantasy, etc, are fine as long as they have a horror feel to them)
  • Violence and bad-language can be included in stories as long as they are relevant to the plot
  • You can enter as many times as you like (each entry must be sent separately)
  • Competition closing date is 30th September 2012
  • All stories must be no longer than 1000 words

How to submit:

  • You will need to pay the £4 for an entry using our PayPal button (Please see Payment section)
  • All stories must be sent via email submissions@flashfictionhorror.com
  • Stories should be pasted onto the body of your email, along with your name, address, and your PayPal receipt number
  • The author and the story title should go in the 'Subject Line' of the email
  • Entries that fail to follow these rules may be rejected

If we have not got back to you within 4 weeks after the closing date, please assume that you have not been successful (But never give up. You can only get better, and writing is very subjective, so don't take it personally!)

Good Luck!