"Running Scared: The Most Terrifying Tale Ever Told." In the tradition of classic horror flicks and monster movies, we want the freakiest, flashiest fiction you can come up with. Make us scream! Fiction up to 15,000 words is accepted. Receive the most votes to bump your story into the top 10%, from which the winners will be chosen by Inkitt's guest judges. Review others' stories for a chance at an Amazon gift voucher! (Note: Submissions can only be posted from a computer)
$25 Amazon gift card, customized movie poster (and high-resolution .pdf file) spotlighting the winner’s story, Inkitt custom mug, custom cover design for the Inkitt story of their choice (created by Inkitt’s designer).
$20 Amazon gift card, Inkitt custom mug.
$10 Amazon gift card, Inkitt custom mug.
A random reviewer will also receive a $15 Amazon gift card.
He's never been good at sewing, but that won't stop him from making the perfect gift for his wife. While his craftsmanship isn't the best, he's still hoping it'll be a gift she always remembers.
Submitted almost 2 years ago by Deleted User
Terry Gack looked at the glistening glass shard in his hands, his heart swelling with regret. Hindsight is always twenty-twenty, but that never helps one's predicaments now does it?
Submitted almost 2 years ago by G.E.Thorn
Submitted almost 2 years ago by Micktrex
This story follows a man who seeks answers to questions that may be best left unanswered. This is all inspired by the Cthulu mythos, and the madness that comes with it..
Submitted almost 2 years ago by Kahiwordings
It's nights like these that make me wish I could go back to the good ol' days. The days when sleep was good and long. The days where none of this happened.
Submitted almost 2 years ago by Ahlissa Eichhorn
I woke up with a girlfriend I couldn't remember meeting...
Submitted almost 2 years ago by Trond24