Apex Publications’ Annual Halloween Short Story Contest

Apex Publications has announced this year’s Annual Halloween Short Story Contest:

In honor of the presidential election, Apex Publications is offering its Annual Halloween Short Fiction Contest, titled “Election Horror” to be guest judged by Jay Lake.

Write a flash fiction story (under 1000 words) based on this year’s theme, “Election Horror.” and submit online to Apex Digest by 12 midnight, October 15, 2008


  • First–Publication (10 cents a word)
  • Second–Publication (5 cents a word)
  • Third–Choice of Apex Book Company Hardcover
  • Fourth–Choice of Apex Book Company Paperback

Visit http://www.apexbookcompany.com/ for the official guidelines and updates.