As October arrives, so do the chilly, long nights of fall. Peoples thoughts also tend to turn toward the darkness and things unseen that can leave us cold.
Its the time of year we like to tell scary stories, and wed like to hear one from you.
But only a short one.
Through Oct. 21, were collecting two-sentence horror stories from readers. Well run our favorites Oct. 31 in our Halloween edition.
Send us your two-sentence story, and if yours is selected for publication, well mail you an Inland 360 sticker. First-, second- and third-place winners will receive two movie tickets. Well also have a winner in a youth category for ages 12 and younger.
Here are the rules:
- Entries must be two sentences (run-on sentences dont count). Two entries only per person.
- Email your story to firstname.lastname@example.org with Scary in the subject line.
You must include your full name, address and city to be considered for a prize. Include age if 12 or younger to be entered in the youth category.
Entries also can be mailed to Editor, Inland 360, P.O. Box 957, Lewiston ID 83501.
- Entries must be received by 5 p.m. Oct. 21 to be considered.
Inland 360 Editor Jennifer K. Bauer