Short Story Prompts  November 15, 2014 - August 22, 2015

Reading and Deliberating


Write a short story based on one of the given prompts below.


Maximum of 2 entries for each participant, and only 1 story for a chosen prompt.

Any point of view may be used unless stated on the prompt.

Message me the prompt number/s you've chosen and the corresponding title/s upon submission. DO NOT INDICATE IT IN YOUR SUBMISSION (I don't wanna ruin your post in any way)

Word count limit (excluding title, author name, etc.)
Minimum 1,000 words
Maximum 7,500 words

Lastly, Enjoy!

THOSE WHO FAIL TO FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE DISQUALIFIED. Your submission/s will be ignored or left unread.



#1: (1ST PoV) Everyone you care about changes and leaves you in one way or another. The last one to leave is your imaginary friend.

#2: (1ST PoV) story ends with the line: and after that, I fell apart.

#3: There's one last surviving world where lesser god/beings with supernatural abilities reside with ordinary beings. The creators are out to destroy that world.

#4: Bridge Superstition: if you say goodbye to a friend on a bridge, you will never see each other again.

#5: The main character is dying but doesn't tell anyone about it.

#6: The main character struggles with all kinds of personal relationships because they don't know how to love.

#7: (1ST PoV) You meet a blind person and they ask you to describe the world to them.

#8: (1ST PoV) You're a butterfly and a child caught you.

#9: A dying man's last word to his medic/nurse: "Run."

#10: (1ST PoV) Everyone has a demon sleeping inside them, some are not as vicious as the others and not all are able to wake up or take over before their hosts die. Your's is one of the most destructive kind and it's about to wake up.


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Ms. Nobody
Ms. Nobody


19 Contestants
23 Submissions
Created Nov 14, 2014

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  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 2 Pieces of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 11/15/2014 - 8/22/2015
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator


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