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The Santa, Elves and Reindeer contest is open to (almost) all genres! Give me your best Christmas story that follows the rules posted. 500-1,500 words (please put word count in the item!)
Posted by Beck Firing back up! on Dec 5, 2023 at 4:48pm
DECEMBER Contest. Check the rules and enter: Either a Short Story (2,000 word maximum) Or Poetry (44 lines maximum) between 12/01/2023 until 12/31/2023 at noon. Old or new, up to you. Awardicons and GPs too.
Posted by Monty on Nov 30, 2023 at 1:11pm
DECEMBER 2023 Veterans Contest will run from 12/01/2023 until noon on the month it reaches 7 entries. Please enter old or new up to you. Awardicons and merit badges up for grabs. Show your support for Veterans. All registered members welcome to post.
Posted by Monty on Nov 29, 2023 at 12:39pm
Horror Writing Contest for December. 1500 word max. Simple, straight forward prompt.
Posted by steven on Nov 25, 2023 at 5:00am
One simple rule is to make a thing or an object ALIVE. Give it an emotion, an ability to talk, and a feeling to express what it'd been hiding and wanting to tell us human beings. Its emotion may vary according to how you word your piece.
Posted by GERVIC on Nov 17, 2023 at 7:37pm
poetry contest that encourages a divergent voice
Posted by Warped Sanity on Nov 16, 2023 at 9:53pm
Special November round: Enter a 15 or 16 line poem! Deadline: November 30th @ 11:59 PM WdC Time
Posted by Lornda on Nov 1, 2023 at 8:21am
Each week I will post a word(s) (or number) you must include in your prompt. Weekly winners will have a chance to win the monthly MB give-away! Be sure to read the rules!
Posted by Cubbella on Oct 31, 2023 at 10:57pm
Do you enjoy writing poetry? Have you been a member of Writing.Com for less than a year? If so, this is the place for you!
Posted by Kitti the Red-Nosed Feline on Oct 31, 2023 at 3:08pm
Write a short story or poem inspired by one of several image prompts. Come check out the details!
Posted by Shadow Prowler -giving Thanks on Oct 7, 2023 at 9:54am
Oct 2023 has a new contest at the Bee Hive! Submit your Autumn & Halloween Cnote Collections for reviews, awaricons and merit badges!
Posted by ThankfulBee on Oct 3, 2023 at 9:07am
Share your appreciation for a loved one who has passed by penning a story or poem.
Posted by Warped Sanity on Sep 30, 2023 at 8:09pm
Sept is time for the Cop Shop Mystery. Can you solve it in 23 sentences?
Posted by ThankfulBee on Sep 12, 2023 at 6:52pm
Write a short story about a memorable time you misheard someone for the chance to win up to 10,000 GP and an award!
Posted by OnlyMagicInkGlows on Aug 7, 2023 at 12:00pm
Can you write the best opening line and hook readers? Follow the picture prompt and create the most engaging first line(s) for a story! 100k+ in GPs and Merit Badges up for grabs! Showcase your skills and win BIG! ROUND 5 OPEN!
Posted by Jeremy on Aug 2, 2023 at 3:03am
A contest for poems and stories of a spiritual nature.
Posted by Kitti the Red-Nosed Feline on Jul 16, 2023 at 10:56am
A monthly contest for old and new 18+, GC and XGC items. Poetry, short stories and stand-alone chapters welcome!
Posted by Kitti the Red-Nosed Feline on Jul 16, 2023 at 10:46am
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