Word Up! Creative Writers Poetry and Essay contest  August 1, 2009 - October 1, 2009

Contest Completed

Congratulations

Cash - MANSIONS
Gift card - Saving up wishes for a rainy day
Publishing credit - Breathe.

Details

Poetry: Submissions must be a minimum of 100 words and a maximum of 3 pages (double spaced font min 12) and no more than 3 pieces of poetry can be entered. Deadline for all submission will October 1st, 2009. All snail mail submissions must be accompanied with SASE if you would like your work returned.

Essay: Submissions must be a minimum of 2 pages with a font size of between 10 and 12. The page limit is 10 pages double spaced. Your essay must be about the challenges you see facing your home, community and nation. We encourage you to include the effect your community leaders are having in your life and community.

Submit and pay your membership or registration fee by visiting:

http://www.voicequarterly.com/word-up.html

You must be a registered member at the website above or pay the registration fee to be eligible for prizes!!!

Contest winners will be notified no later than November 1st, 2009 and will be rewarded on November 21st, 2009 at the V. O. I. C. E Writer's Conference. Award Ceremony will be at V. O. I. C. E Writers Conference Saturday, November 21st, 2009 at the Pullman Plaza Hotel.

Grades 6th-8th

1st place: Cash, publishing credit
2nd place: Gift card, publishing credit
3rd place: Publishing credit

Grades 9th-12th

1st place: Cash, publishing credit
2nd place: Gift card, publishing credit
3rd place: Publishing credit

Adult

1st place: Cash, publishing credit
2nd place: Gift card, publishing credit
3rd place: Publishing credit


Prizes

$50.00, Gift cards, books and publishing credit

Moderator

Water Blakmon
Water Blakmon
Huntington, WV

Stats

5 Contestants
11 Submissions
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Created Aug 17, 2009