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Writing Contests

Postby girlapaloo » Fri Mar 25, 2016 7:08 pm

:arrow: Stories, poems, essays - Deadline: Ongoing
Opossum is looking for pieces that are “pulsing with beats, haunted by melodies.”
Pay: $100-$250


:arrow: Garden of Fiends: Tales of Addiction Horror - Deadline: January 1, 2017
16,000-25,000 words
Accepting submissions for an addiction-themed horror anthology with an expected spring/summer 2017 publication date
Prize: $500


:arrow: Techie Haiku - Deadline: Ongoing
Thinkgeek.com has a great ongoing contest for techie haikus - send them your poem and you could win a $50 gift certificate.

I liked this one:
Peter B. from Essex Jct., VT wrote:The video plays
My wait has come to an end
I buffer no more.


:lol:
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Postby Corgimom » Sat Mar 26, 2016 2:40 am

I like hiaku- the least words say it best

The computer died
The blue screen screamed my files death
Their life has ended
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Postby girlapaloo » Sat Mar 26, 2016 2:10 pm

Corgimom wrote:I like hiaku- the least words say it best

The computer died
The blue screen screamed my files death
Their life has ended


hahaha
I like that! :D
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Postby Phara » Fri Apr 08, 2016 4:55 pm

girlapaloo wrote:For all you tech-inclined writers out there:

Thinkgeek.com has a great ongoing contest for techie haikus - send them your poem and you could win $50.

I liked this one:
Peter B. from Essex Jct., VT wrote:The video plays
My wait has come to an end
I buffer no more.


:lol:

This is so friggin brilliant.

Also going on this imaginary wall that I have yet to put anything on.
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Postby girlapaloo » Thu Apr 28, 2016 4:13 pm

/bump

A techy haiku ninja could win 50 bucks ... is it you?
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Postby Corgimom » Thu Apr 28, 2016 4:48 pm

50 bucks in very cool merch!i want a star track NG Hoodlie.
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Re: Writing Contests

Postby girlapaloo » Tue Jun 28, 2016 4:33 pm

New contest:

:arrow: Sad Poem
Submit a sad poem at TheOmniverse.org for a chance to win $100.
Winner selection: August 1, 2016
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Re: Writing Contests

Postby AliceElite » Tue Jun 28, 2016 6:12 pm

I AM SO IN ON THIS.
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Re: Writing Contests

Postby girlapaloo » Tue Sep 27, 2016 4:00 pm

New contest: Get published!

:arrow: Garden of Fiends: Tales of Addiction Horror - Deadline: January 1, 2017
16,000-25,000 words
Accepting submissions for an addiction-themed horror anthology with an expected spring/summer 2017 publication date
Prize: $500
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Re: Writing Contests

Postby girlapaloo » Tue Sep 27, 2016 4:11 pm

:arrow: Stories, poems, essays - Deadline: Ongoing
Opossum is looking for pieces that are “pulsing with beats, haunted by melodies,” to be animated with music.
Pay: $100-$250
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Re: Writing Contests

Postby ink » Tue Sep 27, 2016 5:44 pm

oh these are cool! nice little way to possibly earn a few duckets..
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Re: Writing Contests

Postby ghostdogg » Tue Sep 27, 2016 9:43 pm

Indeed! /Sub
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Re: Writing Contests

Postby AliceElite » Fri Sep 30, 2016 6:21 pm

Yep, gonna be looking for more of these.
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Re: Writing Contests

Postby cerrodepedro » Fri Oct 14, 2016 11:51 pm

The Queen made this known to me and her Co Consul Candee:

17 Free Writing Contests

I'd personally like to turn this into something pretty systematic, and if we get to winning a few maybe we could coach our Lit warriors into refining some NE works to submit once a week or something.
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