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Tough Stuff  April 12, 2016 - April 19, 2017

Reading and Deliberating


Give me writing about difficult stuff in life. Can be based on true events or not. Shake the foundation of the reader. Make them ask tough questions and be afraid of the answers.




First Place First Place
Second Place Second Place
Third Place Third Place
Honorable Mention Honorable Mention
Honorable Mention Honorable Mention


A.W. Carl
A.W. Carl
Wildwood, MO


151 Contestants
342 Submissions
Created Apr 12, 2016

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  • Any Member can Submit
  • All types of Writing can be Submitted
  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 3 Pieces of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 4/12/2016 - 4/19/2017
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator


A.W. Carl 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 A.W. Carl if you have any further questions.

Recent Submissions

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A Poem by Elendarin