Every story has a beginning, a hairline, and an end.
The Taupe Toupee Award
Short List & Winners Announcement
The assorted general staff have gathered around the box, which lies open on the warehouse floor. Meanwhile the section chiefs assemble in the mezzanine office to discuss what to do with the contents.
The nondescript box measures a metre squared. A routine scan generated an emergency inspection. No invoice, no record, all that lay inside was a thick, rugged looking taupe toupee.
Open to any and all genres.
No more than 600 of your perfectly fitting, “Seriously you can hardly tell the difference” words.
22 9 November 2015. There is no time zone restrictions. As long as it is Sunday somewhere then you can enter.
First prize receives 5000 words feedback from NiTH team on a story or manuscript of your choosing.
All entries received feedback from judges by request.
Include a cover image. Ensure that you own the rights to that image or that you have permission, or that the image carries a free license. Make the filename of the image the name of your story.
(Optional) Intro – 150 characters