We thought we would kick off our "Foolish" competition with comedic timing. On April Fools' Day.
We are looking for stories which contain some comic relief. Maybe someone is being fooled into something or has done something foolish.
Synonyms for foolish:
1. Stupid, witless, brainless, senseless, unintelligent; ridiculous, absurd, nonsensical, preposterous.
2. Imprudent, thoughtless, impetuous, rash, reckless, foolhardy, half-baked, heedless, incautious.
3. Having or showing a lack of good sense, judgment, or discretion.
absurd, asinine, balmy, brainless, bubbleheaded, cockeyed, crackpot, crazy, cuckoo, daffy, daft, dippy, dotty, fatuous, featherheaded, fool, half-baked, harebrained, half-witted, inept, insane, jerky, kooky (also kookie), loony (also looney), lunatic, lunkheaded, mad, nonsensical, nutty, preposterous, sappy, screwball, senseless, silly, simpleminded, stupid, tomfool, unwise, wacky, weak-minded, witless, zany.
There should be some kind of foolish, dumb or silly element in the story.
So, things like ill-thought-out sexual acts, dumb places to have sex, people being fooled into doing something, acted the fool, absurd situations, wacky scenarios etc..
As an added challenge, stories should be kept to under 5,000 words.
All our standard story contest rules apply. All characters must be over the age of 16.
Second Place: $101.03
Third Place: $50.12
Entering the Competition
There is a competition section added to the Story Submission page beneath the usual story categories. Please make sure you check the relevant button, otherwise your story will not be entered into the competition.
The closing date for this competition is 06 May 2021. Winners will be announced on the 15 May 2021.
If you have any questions regarding this contest or rules, please contact us.
Thanks to all those that participate, have fun!