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Showcase your skills with 3rd person limited point of view. Every entry earns 1000 GPS. Prizes and merit badges for the best stories. Now taking entries for the March, 2015 round. Contest limited to ten entries, so hurry up and enter!

ID: 1992580 (18+)
Just One Point of View Contest 
It's all about one character's point of view
by Max Griffin

Posted by Max Griffin on Feb 28, 2015 at 3:55pm  

Poetry or short story, old or new write Contest opened on the 1st and closes on the 31st of March. Enter to win a Merit Badge, Awardicon and Gift points. This contest pays tribute to our Veterans and those serving today.

ID: 423698 (ASR)
Of course there's a Veterans Day - EVERY DAY!

Posted by Monty on Feb 28, 2015 at 2:57pm  

Merit Badge, Awardicons and gift points, no prompt, anything that rhymes old or new opens on 1st and closes on the 27th of March at no given time. Entries needed Open to all registered authors.

ID: 427318 (ASR)
A Special Place for Seniors and visitors! CHECK OUT OUR CONTESTS!

Posted by Monty on Feb 28, 2015 at 2:50pm  

You will have to get your thinking caps on for this one.

 ID: 2032384 (E)
Intriguing Words Contest 
This is a different contest. A quote is the prompt.
by amy

Posted by amy on Feb 28, 2015 at 2:30pm  

THE HUNDRED AND TWENTY FIFTH CONTEST WILL OPEN ON THE 1ST OF MARCH AND CLOSE AT NOON ON THE 31ST. Poetry Old or new, again that's up to you. Awardicons and Gift Points too. Open to all Registered Authors.

ID: 598590 (13+)
A place for you if you like to read or write Traditional Poetry
by Monty

Posted by Monty on Feb 28, 2015 at 1:03pm  

Write an epic poem or short story about the mythical creature provided as the prompt for the month. March = mermaids! Be in to win the exclusive The Lair merit badge!

ID: 1938456 (E)
The Lair 
Monthly mythical creatures writing contest. Stories or epic poems - you choose!
by Elle

Posted by Elle on Feb 28, 2015 at 12:55am  

The new round actually starts March 1, but now's the time to start looking through your port if you want to polish up an entry! No prompts and awesome prizes await you.

ID: 1782293 (18+)
Long, Long, Long 
Prompt-free contest for stories of the lengthier variety. New round now open!
by Elisa, Bunny Stik

Posted by Elisa, Bunny Stik on Feb 27, 2015 at 11:03pm  

Round 45 will end on MONDAY (provided enough contestants)

Parabalistics is a simple contest: Write three sentences or less, be wise or funny.
Special Recognition
3,500 1st
1,000 2nd
Most Wacky: 500

ID: 1944443 (13+)
Write three sentences or less. You could win Special Recognition and gift points.
by Jreese

Posted by Jreese on Feb 27, 2015 at 2:50pm  

A new round of "What If? (A Historical Fiction Contest)" begins March 1st! Write some amazing alternative history stories by changing ONE event in time. Also accepting judges!

ID: 1529432 (18+)
What If? (A Historical Fiction Contest) 
Round begins on March 1st!
by Professor Q

Posted by Professor Q on Feb 25, 2015 at 10:30pm  

The contest is ready to go! Bookmark the page ..... it all starts on March 6, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Awesome prizes that are guaranteed. A new style of contest...give it a shot!

ID: 2031157 (E)
Scruffy's 72 Hour Writing Contest 
I provide the prompt and you have 72 hours to provide the story. No need to sign up!
by Scruffy

Posted by Scruffy on Feb 25, 2015 at 7:27pm  

Write a Fantasy poem for Kids! We are part of The Realm of Kids Fantasy Group but the contest is open to all members. Try some of your Magic to charm the children!

ID: 2029754 (13+)
Fantastic Kids Poetry Contest 
A contest forum for The Realm of Kids Fantasy Group
by Hanna

Posted by Hanna on Feb 25, 2015 at 2:44pm  

New prompts every month, each one for a different genre! Or write for a new genre in your portfolio! March prompt is up!

ID: 2032025 (18+)
Try Something New Contest 
Try something new! New prompt every month or try your hand at a genre you don't write for!
by Stephanie Ferguson

Posted by Stephanie Ferguson on Feb 25, 2015 at 11:07am  

This is a weekly contest, now running from Monday to Sunday so you have the whole weekend to write an interesting story. Come in and take a look at the newest prompt.

ID: 1595296 (13+)
Weekly Writings Contest 
Write the best story using the prompt to win 3000gp...
by ~~>JubeCube<~~

Posted by ~~>JubeCube<~~ on Feb 22, 2015 at 10:26pm  

Join now! Prizes! Prompts! Competition! Your craziest, spaciest ideas are welcome here!

ID: 1948206 (E)
The Final Frontier 
The Official Sci Fi Contest of The Scribes
by editee

Posted by editee on Feb 19, 2015 at 4:30pm  

Sign up now for this year's 18+ through XGC erotica and romance round of "I Write." For a 10,000 gift points entry fee you are in the running for TWO exclusive merit badges that can only be won here. Contest runs from March 1 - May 30.

ID: 1919444 (18+)
I Write in March - April - May 
Three months long contest of romance and erotica contests.
by Octobersun

Posted by Octobersun on Feb 17, 2015 at 11:39pm  

The new contest for THRILLER lovers (or anyone else who want to try something different) is now open. The contest officially kicks off in March but I have opened the doors early to allow the word to spread. It simple, just write a thrilling story...

ID: 2028734 (18+)
Thrill(or) Die Contest 
A contest for thriller lovers... ROUND 1 OPEN!!!
by benjwriter14

Posted by benjwriter14 on Feb 17, 2015 at 3:02pm  

Just the usual prompt contest? Come in and give your interpretation and/or your thoughts around it.

ID: 2029899 (E)
Unique Prompts Contest 
Interpret the prompt in any way you like.
by Raven Sharp

Posted by Raven Sharp on Feb 16, 2015 at 3:52am  

New or old stories welcome. Take a look at this contest today. Prepare an entry and post it.

ID: 1948893 (13+)
Genre Times Four 
Test your skill at writing stories in four different genres.
by Aisha - searching

Posted by Paul ~ Spoiled Rotten on Feb 15, 2015 at 2:21pm  

New contest in its second round. What will the featured song prompt you to write?

ID: 2022271 (13+)
Prompt Me Musically-poems accepted March 
Prompt contest using a song title from a musical as the prompt
by Andy~Giving It 100

Posted by Andy~Giving It 100 on Feb 12, 2015 at 3:13pm  

ID: 2020702 (E)
Working Together Contest 
Work with new people to develop brand new items
by Fran - Busy, busy, busyyy!

Posted by iveltac~Yawning on Feb 11, 2015 at 9:57am  

Write a story and win great prizes from our WDC shop.

ID: 1978499 (E)
Victorian Writing Style Contest-OPENED 
Write a short story in victorian style, 1500 words or less
by ~Minya in Wonderland ~

Posted by ~Minya in Wonderland ~ on Feb 9, 2015 at 4:52pm  

Enter our we-forgot-it-was-Valentine's-month round of Tales of Terror, with a prompt that's totally not even about V-Day! It's the hip thing to do.

ID: 1641024 (ASR)
Tales of Terror 
Sacrifice a story at the altar and unlock the secrets of terror!
by Mad-Eye Lootie

Posted by Mad-Eye Lootie on Feb 9, 2015 at 3:21pm  

If you have been a member of W.Com for less than 6 months, this contest is just for you! Short Stories and poems can win prizes. Come over and take a look at what could be your first contest on W.Com. FREE to enter!

ID: 1873271 (13+)
Newbies ONLY Short Story & Poem Contest 
Open for February 2015 submissions.
by ~ Sisco ~

Posted by ~ Sisco ~ on Feb 9, 2015 at 3:03pm  

Come and give it a try!

ID: 1269187 (13+)
Twisted Tales Contest 
A monthly contest for stories with a twist. Get 500 GPs for entering! Feb round open!
by Arakun the twisted raccoon

Posted by Arakun the twisted raccoon on Feb 8, 2015 at 11:23pm  

A monthly calendar contest. Different things in a calendar to write stories for, and for the months that do not have anything something will be made up!

ID: 1921062 (E)
Monthly Calendar Contest  
A Monthly Calendar Contest
by Sunny

Posted by Sunny on Feb 8, 2015 at 5:56pm  

Revelation 10:8 - 11 ..... Read the prompt by Rob and write a poem about it. The form, etc. is up to the author.

ID: 1742964 (E)
The Lighthouse Poetry Contests 
Contests With A Christian Theme
by Quihadi

Posted by Quihadi on Feb 7, 2015 at 6:30pm  

Do you have the skill to conquer this form of poetic expression? Have you mastered this art? Or do you just want to see if you are on the right track? This contest will put those skills to the test.

ID: 1935693 (E)
Shadows and Light Poetry Contest 
Do you love the challenge and creativity of free verse poetry? This contest is for you.
by Angels in my Ear's ~ Vegas

Posted by Angels in my Ear's ~ Vegas on Feb 7, 2015 at 2:39pm  

Do you have any great family stories? This contest challenges you to use your writing skills to breathe life the black and white facts of your history. Can you show the shades of gray? Who were the people in your family tree?

ID: 1962161 (E)
Roots & Wings Historical Fiction Contest 
Can you capture the essence of an ancestor in one story or poem? (2013 Quill Award Winner)
by Angels in my Ear's ~ Vegas

Posted by Angels in my Ear's ~ Vegas on Feb 7, 2015 at 2:38pm  

This is contest to write about your "Precious Gift!"

ID: 1993946 (E)
Precious Gifts Contest 
This is a contest for whatever you think is your Precious Gift!
by Roni's auctions-3Mon. prem

Posted by Roni's auctions-3Mon. prem on Feb 7, 2015 at 2:24pm  

ID: 2027842 (E)
WDC Giveaways 
Here is where i host several giveaways each month.
by iveltac~Yawning

Posted by iveltac~Yawning on Feb 6, 2015 at 1:32pm  

ID: 2029360 (E)
WDC Zoo Contest 
The Contest for the WDC zoo
by iveltac~Yawning

Posted by iveltac~Yawning on Feb 6, 2015 at 1:31pm  

Bring a friend or come alone and find a new friend to write with. This concept is being tested to see how it goes. Write the best story with a project partner to win!

 ID: 2028981 (E)
Partner Project Prompt Contest 
Come on in and find a partner for the prompt, write together and win together
by ~~>JubeCube<~~

Posted by ~~>JubeCube<~~ on Feb 5, 2015 at 8:56pm  

Genre: Children. Prompt: Open. Date: Feb,1 - Feb, 15.

Bring on your poems and stories.

ID: 1935653 (E)
Words with Wings 
Open prompt for Feb 16 to Feb 28. Bring on your Young Adult stories and poems.
by LostGhost

Posted by LostGhost on Feb 4, 2015 at 6:07am  

Come check you the February challenge/contest!

ID: 927687 (E)
Haiku and Senryu: A Contest and More.... 
Updated on 02/01/15
by Celeste632

Posted by Celeste632 on Feb 1, 2015 at 5:20pm  

I provide the first sentence, you give me a story!

ID: 1926350 (ASR)
I'll Give You a Sentence Contest 
I'll give you a starter sentence, you give me a story!
by Nikola

Posted by Nikola on Feb 1, 2015 at 2:28am  

A brand new Horror based contest run monthly. Prompt is up for February!

ID: 2027807 (13+)
Monthly Monstrosity Contest 
Write the best story using the prompt to win 10,000gps...
by ~~>JubeCube<~~

Posted by ~~>JubeCube<~~ on Jan 31, 2015 at 3:42am  

It doesn't get much simpler that this! Send me a prompt directly in the message window. 500 gps go to the weekly winner(s). Sometimes I run specials, so be sure to read the rules!

ID: 2000519 (18+)
The Prompt Me Contest 
The simplest contest ever! Send me a prompt!
by Ant Cubby

Posted by Ant Cubby on Jan 26, 2015 at 7:32am  

Post a title and jacket-cover summary, prompted by the monthly photo provided. No items or bitems required. Post directly in message window.

ID: 2003926 (18+)
Picture a Story 
Send me a title and summary of your story idea, prompted by the picture.
by Ant Cubby

Posted by Ant Cubby on Jan 26, 2015 at 7:28am  

A contest for those who write for children. All members welcome!

ID: 1999597 (ASR)
We Write for Kids Contest 
A contest open to those who write for children.
by Ant Cubby

Posted by Ant Cubby on Jan 26, 2015 at 7:20am  

Musical Sentiments Poetry Contest uses song lyrics for prompts. Now taking entries for the February round. Deadline is Feb. 26. Stop by and have a look. Prizes include awardicon, MB, GPs. All ddonations of 50K or more will receive a music MB.

ID: 1523560 (E)
Musical Sentiments Poetry Contest  
February's prompts are related to "contentment in solidarity."
by Crissy~ActsofLove

Posted by Crissy~ActsofLove on Jan 25, 2015 at 2:19pm  

A prompt based poetry contest for Newbies only.

ID: 1968082 (13+)
Newbies Only Poetry Contest 
A prompt Based Poetry contest for Newbies. Re-opens 1st Feb 2015.
by Sanita

Posted by Sanita on Jan 25, 2015 at 5:23am  

Monthly Fantasy Writing Contest. New round open!

ID: 1948208 (18+)
Draw Your Swords 
Deliver your stories on the field of battle.
by Squeekachu

Posted by Squeekachu on Jan 24, 2015 at 12:04pm  

Get your entries in by noon on February 6 for a chance to win a piece of 35,000 gift points!

ID: 921363 (13+)
ACRO*BATICS [Round Over] 
I supply an acronym; you make up what it stands for. My favorite entries win gift points!
by Kraken in a Winter Wonderland

Posted by Kraken in a Winter Wonderland on Jan 24, 2015 at 2:31am  

Saints and Sinners IS BACK!!! Round 17 Opens January 25th. See contest for rules.

ID: 1545742 (18+)
Saints and Sinners Erotica Contest 
Saints & Sinners is back!! ROUND 17 starts January 25th. New Prompts!
by New Beginnings...

Posted by New Beginnings... on Jan 21, 2015 at 9:53pm  

WRITE a ROUNDEL or VILLANELLE using one image prompt for this round.

ID: 2000001 (E)
Verdant Poetry Contest 
NATURE-themed monthly contest. [FEBRUARY Prompt :: IMAGE :: NATURE:: LOVE]
by Gervic - "Note: FUNDRAISING C..."

Posted by Gervic - {note:247434} on Jan 19, 2015 at 1:42am  

Write a short story or a poem set on the stage of an RPG game you create! Contest is open and runs until FEB 18. First, second and third place will be awarded gift points. First place grand prize is 10K GP.

ID: 2026236 (18+)
Swords & Spells Gaming Fantasy Contest 
Fiction/fantasy short stories or poetry based on the world of a video game you create.
by Nuraya

Posted by Nuraya on Jan 16, 2015 at 1:51am  

YES! Jan, Feb entries. Winter mix-em-up outside? Is the tree still up? Seeking traditional pens. Winners gear up for a ton of snowy plots. EIGHTH ANNUAL, Archive Saved. You write em, I rev em. Any Mysteries4me? .. hum ... Angels we have heard on high.

ID: 1190255 (18+)
2014 CONTEST closed/ deciding wins on a N'Easter night. NY BANS! fracking DEC '14! FAB NY!

Posted by TEFF LUVS EARTH on Jan 14, 2015 at 9:05am  

A daily haiku/senryu/tanka poetry contest! Now open!

ID: 1871736 (E)
Daily Haiku Contest 
A daily contest for haiku, senryu, and tanka poetry.
by *Southernemma*

Posted by *Southernemma* on Jan 10, 2015 at 10:36am  

What are your goals for 2015? Write a letter to yourself that informs you of your goals in a creative way and you could win!

ID: 597313 (E)
Dear Me: Official Contest 
What are *your* goals for the new year? Think it over, write a letter and win big prizes!
by The StoryMistress

Posted by Diane on Jan 9, 2015 at 12:52pm  

New Round, New Prompt!

ID: 2014825 (13+)
Poison Apple Theater  
A Dark Fantasy contest.
by .etaK

Posted by .etaK on Jan 6, 2015 at 10:25pm  

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