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New contest opens July 15th. Create a poem from the last line of the prompt poem. All future rounds the winning poem will be the prompt for the following week. Check it out!
Posted by Lostwordsmith on Jul 14, 2017 at 8:02pm
Open for July entries. I am accepting poetry entries only.
Posted by Lady Elizabeth - House Greyjoy on Jul 11, 2017 at 5:25am
Greetings lovely writers! This is a brand new contest for poets. You can submit a poem for a fellow writer and if it wins then you both gain prizes. Contest is open until August 31.. no prompt for this first round. Xo, River
Posted by River McKenna on Jul 7, 2017 at 6:28pm
Calling all poets. Can you put your heart into your poetry? Come and check out our bi-monthly poetry contest.
Posted by ∞T of Greyjoy ~ IronBorn on Jul 7, 2017 at 7:53am
Bi-monthly Short Story contest. Just write from your heart and you'll be rewarded.
Posted by ∞T of Greyjoy ~ IronBorn on Jul 7, 2017 at 7:52am
Romance or erotica, that's your choice. Don't forget to add a little sizzle. Great prizes, including the new merit badge for the top three entries! Do you have that Sultry Sizzle?
Posted by ∞T of Greyjoy ~ IronBorn on Jul 7, 2017 at 7:49am
The focus of this contest is character development. We borrow personality traits from a different zodiac sign each round. This round is CANCER THE CRAB. This is a completely unique contest. Why not give it a try? GoT hasn't started yet...
Posted by GeminiGem on Jul 6, 2017 at 10:48pm
Write a story using no dialogue or inner dialogue. It's challenging but fun. Give it a try!
Posted by ~QPdoll~ of House Stark on Jul 6, 2017 at 7:37am
Round 78 at Pond Poetry is open for business! The prompt image may seem dark but it's up to you what you make of it! Take a positive spin on it! I just wrote my very first poem in the form that I listed and I really enjoyed it so I hope you enjoy it too!
Posted by Krysha ~ life, love & Greyjoy! on Jul 2, 2017 at 1:06pm
July 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!
Posted by Max Griffin on Jul 1, 2017 at 8:57am
Have you a Mystery Flash Fiction tale? Then, come and entry Grim Blunt Contest. I will award over 95K Gift Points, including Awardicon, some Gift Points, and/or Mystery Merit Badge, or Flash Fiction Merit Badge, or Seasons Summer Merit Badge!
Posted by Fictiøn Ðiva the Wørd Weava on Jul 1, 2017 at 12:26am
This is a nature-based poetry contest. There are always great prompts to work from, and the prizes are fantastic!
Posted by Choco Smells Winter in the Air on Jun 22, 2017 at 12:34pm
If you could go back to the day you graduated high school and give yourself "life advice" what would you say?
Posted by Angel_Eyes House Greyjoy on Jun 21, 2017 at 8:59pm
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
Posted by Spacecat on Jun 18, 2017 at 6:41am
Poets! Welcome 😀 its been awhile but it is back, please enter the contest!!
Posted by River McKenna on Jun 18, 2017 at 2:30am
Do you enjoy writing flash fiction? Are you also a blogger? If you answered yes, then the Flash Blog Contest is for you! Just one story, and one blog post is all it takes! This unique contest offers big awards and a generous deadline. Check it out!
Posted by Lady Dee ~ House Martell on Jun 18, 2017 at 12:30am
A fabulous contest for both fantasy genre short stories and poems. 1st round opens on 20th June. Guest judge: Eyestar. Fabulous prizes for fabulous writing. Set your imagination free...
Posted by A E Willcox on Jun 16, 2017 at 1:29pm
Be creative, exactly three sentences or less. Write the best piece and win 5,000 gp. Write directly into forum.
Posted by Jreese on Jun 12, 2017 at 9:09pm
4 merit badges on offer, Winners will be voted on via poll!
Posted by Thundersbeard on Jun 6, 2017 at 10:12pm
Have you wanted to write a spiritual fiction short story? Have you wanted to write one using one of the roughly 4,200 spiritual paths? Then, this contest is for you. No essays or non-fiction, please.
Posted by Jim Hall b: 7/22 on Jun 3, 2017 at 2:30pm
Does The Creature Have A Mate?
Posted by W.D.Wilcox © ¿ Φ on Jun 2, 2017 at 12:19pm
If You Talk To Trees and Things, This Contest Is For You
Posted by W.D.Wilcox © ¿ Φ on Jun 2, 2017 at 12:18pm
Accepting almost anything written in the supernatural genre, 3000 words or less. Got a supernatural piece? Enter it now!
Posted by Frost Lieutenant Lorraine on Jun 1, 2017 at 2:07pm
A seriously awesome Science Fiction short story contest for serious writers. Fabulous prizes for fabulous stories. Are you up for the challenge? Open: 1st June - 30th June. Special guest judge:
Posted by A E Willcox on May 29, 2017 at 10:59am
Can you write a Paranormal Romance between a human and ghost, a vampire, a shape-shifter/were, an angel, a demon, or a witch? If so, check us out. The contest runs bimonthly. In December, all previous 1st Place Winners compete in the Championship Round.
Posted by Jim Hall b: 7/22 on May 29, 2017 at 10:08am
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 ~ on Apr 28, 2017 at 6:01pm
The Sci-Fi Writers Guild is Back and has an All New Short Story Contest!!
Come on down and check it out or, better yet, write an all new story based on the Prompt!
Big Prizes and Awards to the Winners!!!
Posted by EvilDawg - Vigilante Ranger!! on Apr 11, 2017 at 5:09pm
Romance and Erotica contest with a weekly prompt and different judges each round. Looking for flash fiction stories that are 869 words or less.
Posted by Dawn Embers on Apr 4, 2017 at 11:00pm
A Weekly/Monthly Contest For Those Who Love Horror!
There's a 10K Ribbon for Weekly Winners, and a 25K Ribbon for Monthly Winners!
So what are you waiting for? Or are you scared...
Posted by Angus? Quex? on Apr 2, 2017 at 12:49pm
If you are a Newbie, or have been at WDC for less than a year, you can enter this poetry contest!
Any poem in your portfolio, new or old, you could win an awardicon and an exclusive contest merit badge.
Come along and give it a go!
Posted by Lady Sally Sunspear of Martell on Mar 24, 2017 at 12:27pm
A contest for those who write emotive poetry containing themes others fear tackling.
Posted by Warped Sanity-White Walker on Feb 18, 2017 at 2:30am
Bite Size Poetry Contest - Can you create an impact in 8 lines or less? Then this is the contest for you!
Posted by Taizia on Feb 17, 2017 at 6:33pm
A WDC standard for over 15 years! All you have to do is write the best story or poem in 24 hours or less, and you could win 10K GPs! What could be easier than that?
Posted by Sophy on Feb 14, 2017 at 6:10pm
Five For Fighting!!!
Posted by T.S. Garp on Jan 3, 2017 at 11:25pm
Oriental Poetry Contest
Do you love to write Than-Bauk, haiku, senryu, tanka, and other Asian forms of poetry? If yes the Oriental Poetry contest is for you! This contest is a weekly contest featuring different genres of Oriental poetry.
Posted by Chris Breva on Dec 24, 2016 at 9:43pm
Celebrating the pop culture of the last 60 years! Come take the 'Dash" with me!
Posted by Starr - Honored by Quill Noms! on Dec 17, 2016 at 6:35pm
Can you write a really, really bad story? Well, come on in...
Posted by Kittiara on Dec 15, 2016 at 7:18am
No-prompt contest for stories and poems rated 18+ - XGC!
Posted by Kittiara on Dec 15, 2016 at 7:16am
Open for another round! Theme - The Holidays. This contest leaves the prompt wide open for interpretation.
Posted by Kittiara on Dec 15, 2016 at 7:14am
Monthly Prompt Based Competition to push you to your limit and beyond with strange prompts
Posted by Mare ~ GoT White Walker on Dec 9, 2016 at 7:18am
A contest for those who write stories that deviate from the moral majority.
Posted by Warped Sanity-White Walker on Dec 1, 2016 at 1:43am
Write a poem or short story that uses personification.
There is a picture prompt each month to inspire you - bring that object/thing alive.
Posted by Lady Sally Sunspear of Martell on Nov 22, 2016 at 4:15pm
Write a poem or story in the length of a 'tweet': just 140 characters. Are you up for the challenge? Come take a look!
Posted by Lady Sally Sunspear of Martell on Nov 22, 2016 at 3:59pm
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
Posted by Angels in my Ear on Nov 5, 2016 at 9:50am
If your preferred story length is way too long for short short fiction but not quite into novel territory, this is the contest for you! No prompts! Great prizes!
Posted by Elisa, Snowman Stik on Oct 29, 2016 at 4:57pm
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
Posted by dogpack:invest in yourself on Oct 13, 2016 at 12:05pm
New Folklore / Romance Contest! Step out of your comfort zone to win prizes!!!
Posted by Mare ~ GoT White Walker on Oct 11, 2016 at 4:23pm
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.
Posted by Thundersbeard on Jun 17, 2016 at 9:10pm
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 Lady Sally Sunspear of Martell on Jun 3, 2016 at 10:56am
Write the funniest end to the sentence and you could win an exclusive Merit Badge and an Awardicon!
Posted by Frost Lieutenant Lorraine on May 10, 2016 at 2:44pm
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