Contest Description

Read stories that inspire smiles and have you laugh out loud. Dark humor, light humour, irony and satire.

The stories that earned the top 10% of reader votes got the chance to be picked by the Inkitt staff for 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize.

  • Authors have retain all rights to works submitted to the contest.
  • (Note: Submissions can only be posted from a computer)

    • Multiple entries are allowed, but each individual participant may win only one prize.
    • Old or previously published works are acceptable.
    • Physical prizes can only be shipped to the United States, Canada, countries in the EU, and Australia/New Zealand.
    • There is no age requirement for participation but all stories must be rated appropriately by their authors.
    • Inkitt staff are not eligible to receive prizes, or be chosen as winners.
    • Before submitting a story be sure to check our guidelines page to ensure that you comply with all of our publication rules.

    Prizes for Winners

    1st Place

    $30 Amazon gift card, Inkitt custom mug, Inkitt custom notebook

    2nd Place

    $20 Amazon gift card, Inkitt custom mug, Inkitt custom notebook.

    3rd Place

    Inkitt custom mug, Inkitt custom notebook.

    Top 10%
    All top 10% contestants received a badge to their profile!
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