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Write a short story in 1,000 words or less in this creative writing contest.

Submissions will be accepted from July 1 - 31, 2020.

Stories will be evaluated on style, creativity, structure, grammar and word choice. Prizes will be given out in each age group (youth, teens and adults).

Here's what you need to know:

  • Entries must be a Word Document file with the story title as the file name. PDF and other file types will not be accepted.
  • New submissions only, please. Submissions entered in previous Schaumburg Library Flash Fiction contents will not be accepted.
  • Limit 2 entries per person.

Good luck!

Flash Fiction Contest