We really want to challenge you this time. Write us a story, something haunting, creepy, scary, spooky, slithering. But you can only use 11 words. Do not distress! You can do this.
The girl tried to stand, but her leg wasn't there anymore.
Being invisible was the best thing of all, until it wasn't.
While eating the pages, Tex didn't see the 'T' with teeth.
The story must be 11 words in length, no more, no fewer. Not eleventy, not eleventeen, 11 words. ELEVEN!!!
Please send your entries to firstname.lastname@example.org and put "11 Word Story" in the subject line or else your email will be eaten by the Spamster and never found again.
Deadline for submissions is Saturday, August 20. The winner will be announced on Monday, August 22.
For the name of your document please put your story/artwork name, underscore and your name. Ex: ToesForEating_MarjorieMerle.doc
You can submit your work as a Word document or stick it directly in the email to email@example.com and please forgive us in advance if we don't write back to you immediately. Tex is fairly anal about reading and viewing everything we get. With your submission please tell us a little bit about yourself and please send us your website if you have one. If you don't have one, get one. They are free, you know.
For the rest of the guidelines and what should not be submitted, go to our Submissions & Guidelines page.