New Voices Contest for Young Writers

The EPIC New Voices Young Writers Competition™ is open for submissions through October 31, 2011. Students in public, private, or home schools between the ages of 11 and 18 are eligible to enter in the categories of short story, essay, and poetry. The contest was designed To encourage reading and writing in middle school and … Read more

EPIC eBook Competition

EPIC™ is currently open for eBook entries for the 2011 eBook Awards Competition until August 15, 2010. The EPIC eBook competition is the oldest eBook competition still in existence, one that continues to grow every year! Entries are judged by volunteers who are published authors or industry professionals, most of whom are members of EPIC. If … Read more

Winners of the Hushed Recall Writing Contest

I had the pleasure of judging another writing contest at Visual Arts Junction. The theme was Hushed Recall, based on the photographic artwork by Aggie Villanueva. You can read the entries in the Professional and Amateur categories on the winners page. You will see why I found it difficult to point out anything that needed … Read more

Visual Arts Junction Writing Contest: Hushed Recall

A beautiful, intriguing picture can be a wonderful writing prompt to get your creative juices flowing. Aggie Villanueva at Visual Arts Junction has announced a new writing contest that invites you to look at Hushed Recall, the photo art above, and write a 500 word story or essay inspired by it. Aggie describes the contest this way: … Read more