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Short story in Wordweavers short story contest longlist 2014

My short story is longlisted for wordweavers short story contest 2014. Here is the story

Also happy to get a poem accepted by Wordgathering’s December 2014 issue.


Extended Deadline for Story Contest

I’ve decided to extend the story submission deadline for the Historical Snowmen Creative Writing Contest. The new deadline is SATURDAY NOVEMBER 15, 2014!

As a reminder, this contest is open to all ages. 43 more words


A Picture is Worth 250 to a Thousand Words #3

Stretching our writing muscles here; you know the drill—it’s in the title. Write a short about the picture above and maybe win a prize—stories judged by me and my gifted hubby, author Peter Giglio. 34 more words

Table 4 Writers Foundation - 3rd Annual Writing Competition

The Table 4 Writers Foundation, formed to honor the legendary restaurateur Elaine Kaufman, will award a grand prize of $5,000 and two runner-up prizes of $2,500 apiece to promising writers as part of its third annual competition. 347 more words

The Winners of the Second Short Story Contest!

Congratulations to @scturnbull (Stuart Turnbull) and @septula86 (Jenna) for winning our second short story contest! We thoroughly enjoyed reading all of your stories and we actually had a tie this time! 70 more words


2104 Walker Percy Prize in Short Fiction

The search is what anyone would undertake if he were not sunk in the everydayness of his own life. To become aware of the possibility of the search is to be onto something. 244 more words

Fiction Contests

Entering another short story contest

I keep jumping around with my projects.  I went back to look at what I wrote earlier in the year thinking it was possible to salvage.   232 more words