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Monster Mash 2016

  • Flash Fiction Challenge
  • Submissions Accepted October 10-21
  • 500 Word Minimum / 750 Word Maximum
  • Choose one of the classic literary horror phrases below and use it EXACTLY in a story
“there is something at work in my soul” (Mary Shelley, Frankenstein)
“something wicked this way comes” (Shakespeare, Macbeth)
“in the midst of black seas of infinity” (H.P. Lovecraft, The Call of Cthulhu)

 

  • Post your story in the comments below.
    • Include your twitter handle
    • Include the word count
  • Use the hashtag #IADMM2016 to share this event and your stories
  • Prize packages announced October 16
  • Winners announced October 30

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Monster Mash DARK

Monster Mash 2015

Event Overview

  • Flash Fiction Challenge
  • Submissions Accepted October 12-23
  • 500 Word Minimum to 750 Word Maximum
  • Use the hashtag #IADMM2015 to share this event and your stories
  • Prize packages announced October 16
  • Winners announced October 30

How To Participate

Choose a title below, write a story for it, and post it in the comment box following this formula:

  1. Twitter Handle
  2. Word Count
  3. Title
  4. Story

Dark Titles: Pick Your Poison

  • Changeling’s Child
  • Cold Storage, Warm Living
  • Crossing the Boneyard
  • Death Interrupted
  • Eidolon Way
  • In the Dark, They Sing

 

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INK AFTER DARK is proud to host …

Monster Mash 2015

  • Flash Fiction Challenge
  • Submissions Accepted October 12-23
  • 500 Word Minimum / 750 Word Maximum
  • Choose a title from one of the categories below and write a story for it
    • You may write one story for each category
  • Use the hashtag #IADMM2015 to share this event and your stories
  • Prize packages announced October 16
  • Winners announced October 30

 

COME PLAY IN THE DARK

  • Changeling’s Child
  • Cold Storage, Warm Living
  • Crossing the Boneyard
  • Death Interrupted
  • Eidolon Way
  • In the Dark, They Sing

 

STAY SAFE IN THE LIGHT

  • Beautiful Teeth
  • I’m No Monster
  • Mortician’s Ball
  • Mummy Knows Best
  • You Call This ‘Fun Size?’
  • Zombie Jamboree

 

Post your twitter handle and story in the comment box of the corresponding category link:

  • Enter LIGHT stories here beginning October 12
  • Enter DARK stories here beginning October 12

 

If you’d like to be notified when MONSTER MASH submissions go live, add your twitter handle or email address in the comments box below. 🙂

 

 

Monster Mash

Ink After Dark is throwing a Halloween party and you’re invited!

 

When: Contest details go live Friday, October 9, 2015

Where: Right here on Ink After Dark

 

2015 Monster Mash

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