Stories Space Dirty Martini 420 Story Competition

Stories Space Dirty Martini 420 Competition

In our latest contest, we're honoring Alan W. Jankowski, who used the handle Dirty Martini here. Alan was a longtime moderator at Stories Space, as well as a talented writer and friend to many. He passed away in March 2017. You don't need to have known Alan in order to enter, but it would be a good idea to visit his profile page and read some of his work first.

• No entry fee
• All entries must be new, original work
• One entry per person
• Limit 420 words
• Category must be Micro Fiction, Flash Fiction, Poetry or Songs
• Tags must include the word 'whatever'
• Submission must include the number 420 in some form (time, date, distance, weight, temperature, length, or whatever) AND one item from EACH of the following lists:
1. Exakta 66 camera, Gibson Les Paul guitar, Albert King album
2. Penguin, potato, bee
3. A letter, a dirty martini, a neon sign

Submissions not meeting all requirements will be rejected. Before submitting an entry, please make sure that it has been thoroughly proofread and is the story you want to submit. Entries may not be edited after submission, or deleted and replaced with another entry.

Competition Theme

Dirty Martini 420


Congratulations to all our winners.

  • Winner 420 bits ($52.50 USD), EP award, Competition Winner badge, Dirty Martini badge

    The Right Tonic by Paperboy

  • Second Place 210 bits ($26.25 USD), RR award, EP consideration, Competition Runner-up badge

    Good Time Blues by Welshdreamer42

  • Third Place 140 bits ($17.50 USD), RR award, EP consideration, Competition Runner-up badge


Competition Entries

Title Author
How Many Potatoes? Circle_Something
The Right Tonic Paperboy
Of a Toke and a Time Wordpusher715
Nowhere Boulevard LYFBUZ
The Penguin says... DenimAngel
Letter to a Friend gypsy
The Little Black Book SassyBunny
Logical AnnaMayZing
Interstate 420 Survivor
Good Time Blues Welshdreamer42
Black Birds LloydOxton
A Farewell Drink NymphWriter
Silly Me Jimwillhavefun
One More meredith
The Apotheosis Of The Word Of Justice Kavyansh
The Four Hundred and Twentieth Warden julie_slink
The Last Beginning rantingsenior
Last Note Dreamcatcher
420 Minutes rune
Shining On steffanie