POSTED: 09:19 p.m. HST, Sep 13, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 02:14 a.m. HST, Oct 27, 2013
THIS CONTEST HAS ENDED.
Spin your most haunting tale of horror and the supernatural in our annual Halloween Fiction Contest. Entries are limited to 700 words and must be original work never before published. The winner will receive a $200 cash prize, and the story will appear in the Today section Oct. 27. The postmark deadline for entries is Oct. 14. One entry per person.
The contest is open to Hawaii residents only. Oahu Publications Inc. contributors, employees and their family members are not eligible. The winner's name and photo will appear in the Star-Advertiser.
Email entries to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Halloween Fiction Contest, Honolulu Star-Advertiser, 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7-210, Honolulu, HI 96813.
First Place, Winner: 'The Good Soldier'
by Mary J. Tiwanak
Second Place: 'The Mermaid'
by Barbara Walsh
Third Place: 'They March'
Donald Carreira Ching