outdoor square in Paris with colorful works of surrealist art

Creative Challenges

submit button


What are Creative Challenges? How do I participate?

Our Creative Challenges happen every Sunday. They are not contests. There are no prizes. (They used to be writing prompts, but not anymore.) We publish submissions that impress us with their creativity.

Our editor Jon says: “This is your chance to surprise me. My creative horizon is way out there.”

We’re looking for writing that’s out of the ordinary, experimental, unconventional, different, or just plain weird. (Humor is always good.)

Click on the green box at the top of this page to go to our submissions page on Submittable. Scroll down that page to find our Sunday form for the Creative Challenge.

Read our Creative Challenge winners.