Short Story Writing Contest

ELIGIBILITY: Any writer can apply for this short story writing contest.


  • Submit a story of no more than 200 words.
  • Your submission must be in line with the theme of the month.
  • A writer is only permitted to submit one application per month. No more than one application.
  • No plagiarism, even if it’s your work already published. Your work must be yours.
  • Your data entered must be accurate.
  • You must pay the entry fee.

Note: Failure to comply with these rules will result to your application cancelled. And your entry fee will not be refunded. Thanks as you obey these rules.

Theme of the month: Lazy Ambition

Entry fee: $5

Monthly deadline: 28th of every month

Winner will be announced on the 1st of each month


  • $50 Prize Money
  • Certificate of Award
  • Invitation to work with DANDY WRITERS
  • Writing Career Coaching for growing writers
  • Publishing Contract