Congratulations to the winners of our October competition. Feeling inspired? Have a go at this month's prompt.
Young writers (12–18) winner
Quinn, age 13
Yesterday, I dreamt that I was gobbling down chocolate mousse at a Halloween ball with wacky witches and zealous zombies, when His Almighty Highness The Black Cat approached me for a dance. I screamed and fled. Today, I woke up to a wedding proposal and chocolate stains on my mouth.
Young writers (5–11) winner
Jason Medina, age 7
Fergus was a kindly cat, a cat who started out with white fur. But, in a printing press accident, he got ink spilled all over him. This meant he now looked like a scary black cat. Unfortunately for Fergus, it was Hallowe’en, so the townspeople kept running away from him.