For a refresher on the guidelines, see this topic here:
The chat feature will be enabled for the category (not individual topics). Please keep any extraneous conversation about the prompt, submissions, etc in the chat channel. We’d like to keep the topics clean and for submissions ONLY.
If you’ve got more questions, please ask in the Writing Prompts chat channel (tag CJ or the mods).
Week of December 12-18
Submissions: December 12-16
Voting: December 17-18
Winner Badge Awarded: December 19
Dark, Edgy, and Dreadful
These prompts are creepy, mysterious, maybe downright scary. There’s some prompts with room for comedy, though. Give us your best spin on a thriller, mystery, or horror short story. Whatever genre you choose, make sure there’s a spine-tingling plot twist or chilling ending for maximum effect!
This Week’s Prompt
One has a secret. One has the key. One is bleeding out on the table, and one hasn’t been seen since they left to get food 4 hours ago.