Write About a Stranger
"We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers, who begin to interest us at first sight, somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken." --Dostoyevsky
Ended November 10, 2021 • 4 Entries • Created by lakelaur
Write a poem about an individual, using an object to personify them. (i.e. an old grandfather clock, etc.)
Ended November 9, 2020 • 0 Entries • Created by lakelaur
A “Get to Know You” Challenge
Tell us a little-known fact about yourself, but dress it up in poetry, prose or just excellent writing. I want an insight into your soul!
Ended October 27, 2020 • 5 Entries • Created by lakelaur
The Book that Changed Your Life
Being writers, we are also readers. What book has changed your life more profoundly than any other, and why?
Ended September 1, 2020 • 1 Entry • Created by lakelaur
I have them, and I’m sure you have them... books (or short stories) begun, but never quite finished. Submit a beginning that draws us in, something we won’t want to put down. The winner will go to the beginning we most want to read the end to.
Ended July 20, 2020 • 23 Entries • Created by lakelaur