THE 1ST PENS FOR PEACE WRITING CONTEST: HONORING HUMANITY  January 31, 2009 - February 5, 2009

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Pens for Peace is pleased to announce our first set of writing contests. Please submit either a short story or poem about one of the following subjects. The winner will be featured on our myspace page, along with a short bio and photograph (optional) and a link to a site of their choosing. Winners will also be featured on our up and coming website and will be published in our annual Anthology.

Please submit your poems and short stories either here or to pensforpeace@aol.com. All questions may be addressed to that email address as well. This contest runs through January 31, 2009 and the winners will be announced on February 5, 2009.
WE WILL SELECT TWO 2 WINNERS -- ONE POEM AND ONE SHORT STORY. WINERS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY EMAIL.

Please select from one of the following topics:

1. Social injustice / lack of human rights
2. War
3. Extreme poverty
4. Environmental degradation
5. Hate and racism
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The contest guidelines are as follows:

All work must be original.

Pick one of the 5 issues to write about. Please note the topic in the subheading or author's note. If you submit via email, note it somewhere in the email.

Up to three entries per writer.

50 line limit for poems, 1500 word limit for short stories.

No profanity allowed. This is a contest honoring humanity.

Good luck and God bless!

T. Pina
PENS FOR PEACE


Prizes

$0.00, The winner will be featured on our myspace page, along with a short bio and photograph (optional) and a link to a site of their choosing. Winners will also be featured on our up and coming website and will be published in our annual Anthology.

Awards

THE 1ST PENS FOR PEACE WRITING CONTEST FOR SHORT STORIES : HONORING HUMANITY THE 1ST PENS FOR PEACE WRITING CONTEST FOR SHORT STORIES : HONORING HUMANITY
THE 1ST PENS FOR PEACE WRITING CONTEST FOR POETRY: HONORING HUMANITY THE 1ST PENS FOR PEACE WRITING CONTEST FOR POETRY: HONORING HUMANITY

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Created Jan 8, 2009

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Rules

  • Any WritersCafe.org Member can Submit
  • Only these Genres Can be Submitted:
    • Sociology
  • Each Contestant May Submit 3 Pieces of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 1/31/2009 - 2/5/2009
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator

Disclaimer

PENS FOR PEACE /TJ CALIFORNIA 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 PENS FOR PEACE /TJ CALIFORNIA if you have any further questions.