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You've heard the rumors, read the inferences to the Almighty SPAM Can... Well, now it's YOUR chance to participate in the BEST Horrible Poetry Contest EVER, with a Halloween Theme! GPs! MBs! Awardicons! All for being horrible!
Write a poem about something you are thankful for, or an answered prayer. That's it - the rest is up to the author.
Posted by Quihadi on Oct 20, 2016 at 7:31pm
Come on now, doesn't Everyone have a Halloween Story? I think they do. Poetry & short stories win huge prizes @ this forum. In our 8TH!! Year, you are in good hands. Deadline adequate. Stop over. Meanwhile, Happy Autumn ahead. Old or new pens okay
We have a poetry and prose contest at our contest cabin. You are welcome to enter your word art:
Poet Know It, Show It, Contest 1963898
Write With Might Contest 2095986
New Folklore / Romance Contest! Step out of your comfort zone to win prizes!!!
Write about the Salem Witch Trials in this fun prompt for the grand re-opening of Pond Poetry!
Write a story about talking animals (500-2000 words) and everyone wins an exclusive trinket plus other prizes for the big winners.
New round, new prompt! Due November 30: There's a new kid at school and something's up with them. Your character is determined to figure out what it is!
All entries get the Teen Trinket!
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!
Come join us and share a bit of darkness with us...
Find the hidden treasures for prizes, and help celebrate Angel Army's 10 years!
Flash Fiction Horror Contest! Hosted by Fiction Diva, opened today. Come get your Horror on!
It's time to make a pumpkin face! Can you wow me and win a prize???
It;s back! Haiku Hunting! Observe your autumn images and share in this minimalist Japanese form! Have fun too!
Back for 2016! Enter now. Deadline 28th October. Mmmwwaahahhahhaa!
Posted by Acme on Sep 30, 2016 at 6:58am
A seriously awesome science fiction short story contest. Fabulous prizes. Opens 1st October 2016. Closes 31st October 2016.
A seriously awesome fantasy short story contest. Fabulous prizes. Opens 1st October 2016. Closes 31st October 2016.
An opportunity to get into the season spirit through your writing, and have some fun! Two mini contests included. Interactive fun for all members, whether you're an entrant or not. Stop in and spill your guts. . pumpkin guts that is.
Yes We are going to do another as we have time in memory of all Countrymom has done in the past. As always Old or New is up to you. It must be of the type that rhymes. Giftpoints and Awardicons. Read the simple rules.
Posted by Monty on Sep 22, 2016 at 12:35pm
Easy contest!! Just tell me your dream! You may do so in any form you wish. Contest closes on the 25th, only one entry so far! Come on in for a chance to win some pretty great prizes :)
This is contest for stories and poetry...about pets. I am the guest host and judge for the next few months, and I would really like to see a revival of this contest.
Do you love writing free verse poetry? Do you enjoy 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 thos
STAR TREK is 50 so let's celebrate!
Do you love writing rhyming poetry? Poetry is the music of the heart and soul. Through the use of lyrical words and a steady rhyme and meter we sing their melody.
Write a short story of around 100 words using the 'song' prompt provided. A fun and simple contest with good prizes for 1st/2nd/3rd
September contest open! Showcase your skill with third person limited point of view. Every story earns 1000 GPS. More prizes for best stories. The contest is limited to the first ten entries, so hurry up and post your story!
Experiment with different genres of romance on this 16th Birthday.
This contest welcomes old and new stories. Choose a prompt and two genres, then write your story and enter to win.
Posted by Paul ~ D on Aug 29, 2016 at 6:38pm
Join us for WDC's Sweet 16! Wild 'n' wacky prompts, lots of WDC goodies and your chance to win an exclusive Merit Badge! Opens Thursday, Sept 1!
A fun, vacation poetry contest with a twist to celebrate WDC's 16th Anniversary!
Round 2 OPEN! Write a 6-sentence story based on new photo prompt to win Merit Badge + 6,000GPs! Round 2 Deadline: September 24.
Come join PDG, and take part in a bunch of summer themed contests. All of WDC is welcome to play along.
For every poet and almost-poet: come and steal up to 60k in prizes for the best prompt-inspired entry. Not long to go before the round ends!
Posted by Kasia on Aug 19, 2016 at 12:56am
Brand new poetry contest. Come celebrate the beginning of my latest venture and write a romantic poem!
Write a romantic story based on the season
Posted by Bonnie on Aug 9, 2016 at 4:59am
August Round NOW OPEN. Follow the prompt and win some great prizes.
2000+ words genre-free short story contest August 1st to September 31st. New and old items are welcome.
Posted by Tileira on Aug 1, 2016 at 4:40pm
Do you have a poem, short story or first chapter in the supernatural genre that is under 2000 words? Yes? What are you waiting for? Enter it now!
A short story/poem contest with a monthly prompt. Round 1 begins in August. Now open for support and donations.
Rounf 54 Open. Pick a title, create a poem. Try your hand at winning a shiny new LPC Badge!
The art of crafting action scenes is critical to competence in writing fiction because the action scene is one in which the mechanics of movement must be described believably and with precision.
Write a story in 50-75 words! Win a Merit Badge! Yay! :)
We welcome you all to try your hands at writing something to scare the BeeJeezus out of us...
That is, unless you're afraid....
(5K To The Daily Winner, 10K Awardicon To The Weekly Winner!)
A poetry contest open to all Newbies, and anyone else who has been a member of WdC for less than a year.
Awardicons, merit badges and gps to be won.
I look forward to receiving your entry!
Posted by Salloween on Jun 3, 2016 at 10:56am
April winners announced! June contest open! World-dominating things happening at EPTaS! Am I monologuing? It feels like I'm monologuing. Probably because this month's theme is "super." Come find your inner superhero (or villain) at ETPaS this month!
A children's poetry contest judged by children! Come and support the youngest members on the site!
Posted by Elle on May 31, 2016 at 9:46pm
Write the funniest end to the sentence and you could win an exclusive Merit Badge and an Awardicon!
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