Once upon a time, there was a marvelous house, on a modest hill, at the edge of a quaint little town. The Happy House was a good house, it loved to try to make people happy, but it always knew that the people who would come to live within it would leave eventually. It struggled to understand the human mind. It made The Happy House sad to think about how lonely it would be without a family, as it wondered:
“Why do people leave me, where do they go? I make them happy, but end up alone.” Read more...
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Greetings, all. Today marks the first day of the spookiest month of the year, when ghouls, demons, and monsters of various sorts run amok, and the air is rich with the scent of fresh rituals. As the trees fade from their vivid greens to dusty browns and yellows, and the nights grow colder and darker, there's never a better time in the world of creepypasta. Hence, why we're proposing a modest challenge...
Simply put, this contest involves writing the best Halloween story. That's it, there's no further prompt past that. Wow us with your tales of pumpkins, skeletons, trick-or-treating, and all other things Halloween-related. You are free to seek inspiration in the form of online prompts if you are sorely lacking in ideas, but keep in mind that originality is a criteria we will use for scoring entries, as I'll get into in just a moment.
So, without further ado, here's all you need to know if you're thinking of participating:
- 1 The Judges/Judging System
- 2 General Rules and Guidelines
- 3 Story Formatt…
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