The Funny Pearls One Hundred Words Challenge

The competition has now closed. Winners will be announced on March 8th 2019.



Funny Pearls are excited to announce this snap challenge, our first competition of 2019. The brief: Write a story of 100 words. The competition is open to women of all nationalities. Entries must be written in English and can be on any theme but should intend to bring a smile to the reader’s face (dark humour qualifies). Please submit only original, previously unpublished work.


Two winners will each receive Amazon gift cards to the value of £100. The gift cards will be delivered via email.


The submission deadline is Sunday 24th February. Winners will be announced soon thereafter.


Please submit your entry to with the tag ‘100 words’ and the title of your story in the subject line. Follow the link below to read the full competition rules.

We look forward to reading your stories.

Philippa & Mette