In 666 words or fewer, write a short story from the perspective of a ghost that doesn’t know they are dead until the end. You have until 11:59 p.m. ET on Saturday, October 31 to enter your story.
Five (5) winners will be chosen to not only have their stories featured on the Figment website and social media sites but will also win a $25 gift card and be eligible to be Featured Figs and will have their work featured on the Figment website for one week each! Make sure you’re following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Tumblr for the latest updates and good luck!
How to enter
1. Read the full rules.
2. Create an account on Figment.com.
3. Start a new writing of 666 words or less.
4. Tag your writing #Halloween15 on the Details tab.
5. Enter your response by the deadline listed in the prompt.
6. Press “Publish Now.”
7. You should receive a pop-up confirmation of your entry, and in about two hours or so, your piece should appear among the submissions.
8. If you have been selected as a winner you will receive a congratulations e-mail from firstname.lastname@example.org to your Figment e-mail address. You will then have two weeks (14 days) to reply with your physical address to receive any prizes through the mail.