You have two weeks to enter your short story in our Halloween Week 2023 scary story contest. The submission deadline is end of day EDT Monday, Oct. 23. 4,000 word maximum. The best five scary, horror or Halloween-themed stories submitted will be posted during the week of Oct. 30 – Nov. 3, 2023.
The first-place winner will receive a cash prize of CA$100.
The second-place winner will receive a cash prize of CA$50.
The three runners-up will receive cash prizes of CA$25 each.
Prizes will be paid via PayPal.
There is a small entry fee of CA$3.00, which goes towards the financial stability of the project.
New contributor L. N. Hunter was on the Blasters and Blades podcast recently, chatting about his novel The Feather and the Lamp, along with whatever else came into the hosts’ head, and he has also got a creepy Halloween story in the anthology Particular Passages: The Autumn Breezeway, out this month.