A 10 Word Story Contest

baby shoesYep, you read that right. A 10 word story. A famous, if not the  most famous short, short story was written by Hemingway. It reads as follows:   For Sale. Baby shoes. Never worn.

What a lot of feelings, emotions, and thoughts these six words evoke.

The Gotham Writers is sponsoring a 10 word short story contest. Last year’s winner, Megan Evans wrote:  Underwear –check. Fake passport –check. House key–left behind.

No excuses, we can all write a story in 10 words or less. Deadline for entering this free contest is May 16, 2016.  The link for the rules and the online submission form is here:


Write your story. No excuses, like I don’t have time. You are only allowed one entry. Ten words or less, you can do it!



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