Saturday, March 31, 2012

Writing Contest News--3.31.12

Write a Mirror Mirror Haiku, Win Dinner and a Movie for Four
Here at Movieline readers have to work for their hard-earned prizes, but today we have a haiku contest that should also engage your inner child and tap into the most whimsical, fantastical depths of your imagination: Write an original haiku inspired by ...
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2012 Central PA Magazine Writing Contest winners announced!
witf, The Patriot News and York College of Pennsylvania would like to congratulate the winners of the 2012 Central PA Magazine Writing Contest. The 1st Place winner is "Deal" written by Laura Hirneisen Fast from Denver, PA.
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New Countywide Pageant Seeks Contestants
The pageant is a "Fairest of the Fair" like program (the fair ended their pageant in 2004) that does not have a swimsuit competition, does not have a talent competition and where the contestants do participate in essay writing and speech presentation.
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2011-12 Letters About Literature champions announced
Access Washington
The contest, sponsored by the Washington State Library, the Library of Congress and others, encourages students to write letters to their favorite authors, living or dead. This year's winners are: Clare Doran, a sixth grader at The Bush School in ...
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Woodland Fine Arts Festival will focus on Mexican art, culture
Quotes from famous artists will be announced daily, and the school will sponsor creative writing and best of show contests for high school and junior high students as well as creative writing and art contests for students from preschool through fifth ...
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Dogsledding, making chili... writing
Winnipeg Free Press
The former Free Press reporter went dogsledding, and took on frigid -30 C temperatures, placing third in an outdoor chili-making contest. Not bad at all, considering the winner "shot the moose that provided the meat that made it into his own homemade ...
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St. Paul puts poetry underfoot with annual sidewalk poetry contest
Twin Cities Planet
Poem by Lillian Rupp (photo by Travis Spangler, courtesy of Public Art St. Paul) Michael Russelle, a research soil scientist whose poem about baseball was selected as a winner last year, said that the contest allows writers to give a gift to the city ...
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Twin Cities Planet
Last week to enter our Short-Short's 100-word contest!
By Marge Barrett | 03/30/12 There's just one more week to try writing a succinct, compelling story for our Short Shorts' contest, so get pen to paper! Anna McConville, a student in The Loft Literary Center's We Like Short-Shorts! class this spring, ...
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3rd Annual "April Fools' Headlines for Writers" Contest ...
Create entertaining, clever and witty headlines that would appear in an Onion- style newspaper for writers and post it in any of the ways mentioned below.
Author M.R. Merrick: A Romance Writing Contest?
Jen @ The Blonde Who Reads is involved in the Sweet & Spicy Writing Contest. There are two styles of entries. Sweet - PG-13 style stories. Spice - 17+ Steamy ...

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