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Prompt: Writing Without Characters
Entries Due: 5th of October
Word Count: 1500 words or less
This prompt is a tough one, which means there will likely be fewer entries...and a greater chance of winning! Right?
Posted by Sycorax on Sep 20, 2014 at 7:51am
9-11 writing contest. This is a Short Story or Poetry Writing Contest. Big Prizes. This is a way to show you care about that day so long ago...9-11.
Posted by N.A.School sign-ups now~ on Sep 17, 2014 at 9:27pm
Now open. Grand prize - 25k GPs+. All genre of short stories welcomed.
Posted by LPS NOW OPEN on Sep 17, 2014 at 5:09pm
Round 3 is OPEN. No membership required. Three fun prompts to choose from!
Posted by Cubby on Sep 17, 2014 at 11:43am
The simplest contest ever! One prompt, one week, one winner. Post directly in the message window! New rounds weekly!
Posted by Cubby on Sep 17, 2014 at 11:34am
Write. Write. Write. Improve. Hone. Twist. Edit. Think different thoughts. Sing different songs. Embrace different styles. Write something crazy and enter this contest.
Prompt: Kissing Trees
Deadline: September 28th
Writing is art.
Posted by jannie: Writing Projects on Sep 17, 2014 at 5:51am
Now with bigger prizes! Come and join this one of a kind contest. Round begins at noon on September 17th!
Posted by Jack-check out 7YS on Sep 16, 2014 at 5:26pm
Come join the fun in this award winning contest!
Posted by M.A.GEORGE Catching up! on Sep 13, 2014 at 9:40am
Write a proverbial of three sentences or less... Simple!
Creative proverbials earn Special Recognition.
Rounds end on 1st and 15th of each month.
Posted by Jreese on Sep 9, 2014 at 2:34pm
This contest is for writers who enjoy writing non-fiction stories. No word limit. Teddy Bear Love Badge To be won. I Except pre-written items if it fits monthly prompt. I love giving away prizes and surprises~Your Host Marcia
Posted by Marcia~Loves Teddy Bear Love! on Sep 6, 2014 at 2:44pm
It's not exactly 55 words anymore- which leaves room for more fun. Try one or all three prompts through the month- next month will bring a different challenge.
Posted by Storm Machine on Sep 5, 2014 at 3:20pm
Write a poem using the picture prompt, or Genesis chapter 22.
Posted by Quihadi on Sep 3, 2014 at 10:55pm
This poetry contest runs for 14 days, with 14 prompts and 14 prizes. Enter as many times as possible to increase your chances of winning. And at the end of the contest, four overall winners will be selected, one of whom will receive 141,414 GPs!
Posted by Kasia~600 reviews!?!? on Sep 3, 2014 at 3:42pm
Different judges and prompts every single week. Check out the fun in writing a quick story that is in the erotica genre. 869 word limit makes for a crazy challenge. Can you make it work?
Posted by Dawn Embers on Sep 3, 2014 at 2:15pm
New round open! This round will close on October 11, so if you're thinking about entering, now's the time to get started on edits for your entry!
Posted by Elisa, Stik 17K! on Sep 2, 2014 at 6:21pm
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!
Posted by ~ Sisco ~ Away ~ on Sep 2, 2014 at 5:32pm
You were once proud of it, but now you see it has so many flaws that no number of revisions could save it. The characterization is weak, the description is empty, the overall style is immature and poorly formed. Don't burn it. Rewrite it. FREE entry!
Posted by ~ Sisco ~ Away ~ on Sep 2, 2014 at 5:31pm
Go back to when you were 14 yo, and interview your older self, at the age you are now.
Posted by IntueyIGotCherTix! on Sep 2, 2014 at 3:18pm
Do you love Quotation?
Pen me your Quote, and I'll send you Gifts
This is a Quote Contest with a given Prompt
For NEWBIES (Registered Author from 6 months or less)
and Registered User are welcome here.
MERIT BADGE/ GIFTS will be given this round.
Posted by Samberine on Sep 2, 2014 at 3:37am
Enter any poem written in Japanese form. Poems not limited to Haiku and Senyru. Gift points for every post with a poem(s). Merit badge if you write/submit 30 poems for September. This contest is to encourage writers to write in Japanese forms.
Posted by Celeste632 on Sep 1, 2014 at 1:50pm
It's back and better than ever. The new Magic Words contest has been totally redesigned to ensure every single high quality entry is awarded on its own merits. Please read all the rules so you can make the most of this brilliant new kind of contest.
Posted by A E Willcox - on holiday on Sep 1, 2014 at 1:14pm
Join us during WDC 14th Birthday Week Celebration for Special Prizes in addition to a daily 14,000 GP Prize for the daily winner!
Posted by Sophy on Sep 1, 2014 at 12:54pm
Welcome back everybody! 5000 GP prize for the best daily prompt-based Horror story under 1000 Words. Think you have what it takes to scare us?
Posted by Joe Nelson on Sep 1, 2014 at 12:21pm
No "he said," no "she said," no problem! This dialogue-only flash fiction short story contest is back in action! Check out the new prompt, and get to work!
Posted by jay on Sep 1, 2014 at 2:33am
Contest opens on the 1st of Sept. and closes at noon on the 30th. Your entry can be old or new, as always that is up to you. 230 Members in this Group that started 1 Jan. 03. Join up. Awards and Gift Points. Rhyming Poems only.
Posted by Monty on Aug 31, 2014 at 12:57pm
Opens on Monday. Hope to see you there!
Posted by Rebecca~I Am Loved on Aug 30, 2014 at 5:23pm
Write to celebrate WdC's 14th Birthday: 750-word short stories written for the prompt given. All genres. From Sept.1 to Sept.14. B-item links or entry links together with b-item book links are welcome. Content rating limit is 18+.
Posted by Joy on Aug 30, 2014 at 12:00pm
As it is WDC,s 14th birthday, September's prompt is, write a poem about your experience on WDC so far!
Posted by Sanita on Aug 30, 2014 at 10:54am
Re-imagine WdC with the Steampunk Authors Guild.
Posted by CeruleanSon on Aug 30, 2014 at 9:29am
Write a short story about two people in a "close relationship" not married but very best friends, "buddies", "forever friends"
Posted by best4writing- A Lesbian GrANNy on Aug 27, 2014 at 3:50am
Write a poem about a historical person or event, even a recent event sure to be remembered historically.
Posted by best4writing- A Lesbian GrANNy on Aug 27, 2014 at 3:46am
Write story, poem, drama about pets, any pet, all kinds of pets and their relationships with their human "pet"
Posted by best4writing- A Lesbian GrANNy on Aug 27, 2014 at 3:45am
Sign ups for the next round are now open! Come test your mettle in our character sketch challenge! Great prizes await the brave.
Posted by ♥ Mynt ♥ on Aug 26, 2014 at 11:58am
The Prep is accepting volunteers and donations for 2014. Thank you for considering.
Posted by Brandiwyn♪ Almost PrepMo! on Aug 22, 2014 at 10:21am
Bring your fancy dresses out of the closets. Fancy Dress Party begins on September 1. Dress in theme and write the stories/poems in first person. Accept entries from Sep 1- Sep 14.
Posted by LostGhost~Catching Up on Aug 22, 2014 at 2:45am
Make the hearts aflutter by your romantic pieces. Cheesy/non-cheesy, conventional/non-conventional-- all old and new romantic pieces welcome. Opens for entries on Sep 1.
Posted by LostGhost~Catching Up on Aug 22, 2014 at 2:42am
Now taking sign-ups for the fall round that starts on September 1st. Win the exclusive "Season of Writing" merit badge by writing and reviewing once a week during fall.
Posted by Octobersun on Aug 20, 2014 at 6:53pm
Experiment with two different genres in one story.
Posted by Aisha's laptop is bratty : on Aug 19, 2014 at 3:09pm
A contest where you team up to write with someone (Partner Up) and the top three winners get great rewards.
Posted by BillieGailTurknett on Aug 18, 2014 at 11:16pm
I give you the first and last sentence, you write the story!
Posted by Nikola on Aug 14, 2014 at 11:22pm
Do you have any great family stories? Has anyone recorded them? 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?
Posted by Angels in my Ear's Auction on Aug 13, 2014 at 6:50pm
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.
Posted by Angels in my Ear's Auction on Aug 13, 2014 at 6:43pm
Fantasy writing contest welcoming all those wishing for a little magic in their lives. Five prompts to choose from!
Posted by Ashley Stryker on Aug 13, 2014 at 9:29am
Newbies only 100 word story contest
Posted by Sanita on Aug 13, 2014 at 6:39am
Monthly mythical creatures writing contest! Write a short story (no min or max word limit) or epic poem (min 30 lines) featuring the mythical creature of the month. Win an exclusive The Lair merit badge and more...
Posted by Elle on Aug 13, 2014 at 5:45am
Picture a story from the prompted photo. Send me a title and summary, similar to the inside flap of a book. Looking for polished entries!
Posted by Cubby on Aug 9, 2014 at 2:18pm
Follow the prompt, and enter your stories new or old.
Posted by Paul ~ Spoiled Rotten on Aug 6, 2014 at 6:05am
Round 2 open to write about your precious gifts!
Posted by Roni's 9 years on WDC!!!! on Aug 5, 2014 at 7:58pm
NEW AUGUST PROMPT! Open to anyone who writes for Young Adults or Children.
Posted by Fancy on Aug 5, 2014 at 10:35am
Now monthly, no prompt, story or poem, JUST MAKE ME LAUGH!
Posted by Odessa Molinari laughing on Aug 5, 2014 at 7:27am
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