Two-Sentence Horror Stories!

Updated October 21, 2021

October 1, 2021 – October 31, 2021 all-day
Bowen Library

Throughout October, people of all ages are invited to write their best two-sentence horror stories and submit them at the Bowen Library!

We’ll post them in the library for all to read, and even share some on our social media and e-Newsletter. Get into the Halloween spirit and get creative—how much horror can you pack into two sentences?

Read a selection of submissions as they get released in October on our:

Pick up a bookmark-sized submission sheet at the library, or print it at home from the PDF here and fill it in, then drop it off at our front desk. You can also submit your two sentences via email to

By submitting your work, you acknowledge and agree that your submission (with first name and age, if given) may be shared on the Bowen Library’s website, eNews, and social media, and will be posted in the Library.