Writing contests are one of my favorite things to do when I have extra time. They can be challenging, but if you get an honorable mention, place, or win the sense of validation is huge.
The thing about contests is that you need to do your prep. It’s so important to do your homework before just going off to enter any old writing contest. Take a look here for TIPS to prep your entry and what to look for.
Enjoy. Have fun and remember…
If your hat isn’t in the ring…you can’t win.
This is a share from Chris The Story Reading Ape.
on Publishing … and Other Forms of Insanity: This February there are more than four dozen writing contests calling for every genre and form, from poetry, to creative nonfiction, to completed novels. Prizes range from $100,000 to publication. None charge entry fees. Some of these contests have age and geographical restrictions, so read the instructions […]55 Writing Contests in February 2021 – No entry fees – by Erica Verrillo… — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog click on FULL DETAILS
Good luck everyone. Let me know if you enter any of the writing contests and how it goes. Don’t forget to check out the links above so you can prepare your entry properly and fully.