Dreamland  May 16, 2011 - July 31, 2011

Reading and Deliberating


I draw a lot of inspiration for my short stories from dreams. In this contest I would like you to do the same. Write a short story (under 8,000 words) or a poem inspired by a dream (or nightmare).

Please No Novels or Erotica.


Bragging Rights


Grand Champion Grand Champion
Best Short Story Best Short Story
Honorable Mention Short Story Honorable Mention Short Story
Best Poem Best Poem
Honorable Mention Poem Honorable Mention Poem


Patricia Gayle
Patricia Gayle
College Station, TX


23 Contestants
33 Submissions
Created May 10, 2011

Submit Submit Writing


  • Any WritersCafe.org Member can Submit
  • All types of Writing can be Submitted
  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 2 Pieces of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 5/16/2011 - 7/31/2011
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator


Patricia Gayle is solely responsible for the content of this contest, including all promised prizes. Take any promises of large monetary awards with a grain of salt. Contact Patricia Gayle if you have any further questions.