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Short Story Contest Entry: "A Lost Pearl"

A jewel in the greyhound racing world who refuses suitors forced on her by the heartless, human breeder, finds herself and her other half only after getting lost.

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Our New Writing Contest: PRESS ANY KEY

Hi there!
A couple of students from the Jagiellonian University, including me, is organizing a writing contest for students from any place in the world whose native language is not English. 22 more words

Creative Writing

Short story contest: Round 1

Last year I participated in the NYC Midnight’s annual flash fiction challenge because I wanted to push my boundaries and get a little perspective. It turned out, I loved it. 176 more words

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Second Thoughts

I’m having serious second thoughts about my contest entry story.

I like the premise. So that’s a start.

The beginning is solid.

But the middle bits keep trying to cross over into “psycho kinky lesbian porn” land. 47 more words

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What Happens at Zero?

Captain Sparkles pushed the swinging doors open and stepped into the cooler air of the saloon.

It took a moment for his eyes to adjust to the darkness, and when they did most of the patrons were looking at him with awe and surprise. 994 more words

Short Story Contest

L. Ron Hubbard’s Writers of the Future Contest

Writer Contest Rules

Deadline: MARCH 31, 2016

• ENTRANTS RETAIN ALL PUBLICATION RIGHTS

• NO ENTRY FEE IS REQUIRED

• ALL AWARDS ARE ADJUDICATED BY PROFESSIONAL WRITERS ONLY… 571 more words

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