Event - Annual HBB Micro-Fiction Competition



We at Half Baked Beans are so excited to be sharing with you that we are coming up with our very own grand Annual HBB Micro-Fiction Competition super soon.

The Annual HBB Micro-Fiction Competition is first of its kind that intends to provide an opportunity to storytellers across the country to get valued and recognized for their skill. HBB has been a grounded part of the Publishing Industry for 5 years now and through various means and creative ideas we intend to provide a fair platform to our faithful artists/readers. So join us as we celebrate storytelling together!

From amazing cash prizes, to book hampers, e-book compilation and special gifts from HBB, this competition offers you all.  

Common Rules- 

  1. All content must be original, failure of which will lead to dis-qualification from the competition. 
  2. The competition only has one round which has to be completed within the deadline. 
  3. You have to strictly follow the challenge i.e. writing a micro-fiction story within 500 words, entries that fail to do that will not be considered. 
  4. The competition is open to all and sixty best entries will be selected by the editorial team at Half Baked Beans. 
  5. The duration of the entire competition is from 29th April 2019 to the final results being declared in the first week of June 2019. 
  6. The entry fee for the competition is Rs 300/per entry. You can submit more than once but for each new entry you have to pay the entry fee of Rs 300
  7. Your entry will not be considered if you do not pay the entry fee.
  8. No entries will be accepted once the deadline is over. 

What do you get?

  1. 1.     1st WINNER-


-          Cash Prize of Rupees 5K 

-          Entry Published in the E-Book along with author bio

-          Winner’s Certificate 

-          A Book Basket 

-          A video Interview


  1. 2.     2nd WINNER- 


-          Cash Prize of Rupees 3K 

-          Entry Published in E-Book along with author bio

-          Winner’s Certificate 

-          A Book Basket 


  1. 3.     3rd WINNER- 

-Cash Prize of Rupees 2K 

-         Entry published in the E-Book along with author bio

-          Winner’s Certificate 

-          A Book Basket


Top 60 entries get published in a kindle book and get Special Mention Certificates by Half Baked Beans.



Submissions will open from 29th April onward. Those who are interested to participate can fill up the form.



Fill up the form and pay 300 INR through this link-


Payment link