What terrors lurk in the heart of humanity? What scary thoughts skulk in the corners of your mind? What dark and spooky words will cross your page?

Submit your scary story for the first annual Knight Terror Library writing contest by 11:59 pm on October 20, 2017 to see if you cause the best fright.

  • Contest for UCF students only.
  • One entry per student. 500 words or less.
  • Stories with explicit sexual content will not be considered for this contest.
  • Submit your scary short story here

    Winners will be announced on October 31, and be immortalized in STARS KnightVerse. First place wins a Library Superpowers t-shirt. Second place wins a Library Construction duck.


Short Stories from 2017


Chasing Cars, Jillian M. Carver


Twitch, Ryan M. Parente