Flash Fiction Scary Story Contest

Do you love a good scary story? The Troy Public Library challenges you to write your own frightful tale in 100 words or less.

scary writing

  • The Contest opens October 1st.
  • We will be accepting entries through Sunday, October 22nd.
  • October 23-30 all entries will be on display in the library and patrons will be encouraged to vote for their favorite story.
  • The story with the most votes will be declared the contest winner on Halloween.
  • The contest winner will win a $10 gift card to the River Street Beat Shop.

Interested participants can download the attached contest guidelines and entry form. Be creative and have fun!