Friday, January 7, 2011

No Entry Fee Contest from The Verb

The threat of snow this weekend reminded me of a short story (only) contest going on right now at ReadingWriters.

The contest theme is "Winter Wind," and there's a story prompt to get you started. Here are some highlights:
* No entry fee
* Grand prize $100
* Winning story published in The Verb
* Receive a story opinion.
* Word limit 1,500.
* Contest details can be found here.
* Deadline is January 15, so you still have time, but not much.

While you're there, check out past contest winners and opinions. I found the editor's analysis of what works in a winning story extremely helpful.

Hope you have a great weekend, and stay warm!

5 comments:

  1. I might just check it out:)) Thanks! Happy Weekend.

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  2. Hey Donna, thanks for this. Sounds really intriguing. I'll check it out!

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  3. You always have such great stuff here. Thanks!

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  4. Hi Ellie,
    Good luck if you enter.

    Hi Terri,
    Thanks. Hope you have a good weekend, too.

    Hi Becky,
    You are welcome. Last year I entered and made it to the top 10 (along with a few other writing buds.)

    Hi Tammy,
    Thanks, and you're welcome.
    Donna

    Donna

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