2020 Ray Bradbury Centennial Writing Contest

About the Contest

In honor of Ray Bradbury’s 100th Birthday, the Waukegan Public Library is holding a writing contest in his style of genre. To enter, please submit a typed short story or narrative, no longer than 5 pages (single spaced, 12 pt font), in accordance with the following prompt:

A horror or science fiction work about a global pandemic/disaster/phenomenon that features a happy conclusion or twist in the end.

The winning entry will receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card and a copy of Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury himself!