With the philosophy in mind that anything can be scary, The Midnight Society brings you Top Scare, a new flash fiction contest.
Post to the comments section below a piece of flash fiction (700 words or fewer) about the seemingly benign noun of the month. This month’s benign noun is a mailbox.
Here are some images that could get you thinking, but you are not required to use them:
On Sunday, October 5, the Top Scare of all the entries will be announced. The winner gets a badge specially designed for that month. What will it look like? Play to find out!