WRITERSWEEKLY.COM'S QUARTERLY 24-HOUR SHORT STORY CONTEST


WritersWeekly.com
BookLocker.com, Inc.
200 2nd Ave. S., #526
St. Petersburg FL 33701


Phone: (305)768-0261
Fax: (305)768-0261
Submission E-mail: writersweekly@writersweekly.com
Website: 24hourshortstorycontest.com/

Contact

Contact: Angela Hoy, publisher.


About

A popular and fun quarterly contest in which registered entrants receive an assigned topic at start time (usually noon Central Time on a Saturday), and have 24 hours to write and submit a story on that topic. All submissions must be returned via e-mail. Each contest is limited to 500 people. Upon registration, entrant will receive guidelines and details on competition, including submission process. All past topics and winners are listed on the website, as well as the contest rules and hints for winning.

Editor's Note: "We love surprise endings!"

Judged By: Judged by Angela Hoy (publisher of WritersWeekly.com and Booklocker.com).

Prize: 1st Place: $300, 2nd Place: $250, 3rd Place: $200. There are also 20 honorable mentions and 60 door prizes (randomly drawn from all participants). The top 3 winners' entries are posted on WritersWeekly.com (non-exclusive electronic rights only). Writers retain all rights to their work. See website for full details on prizes.

Costs: $5


Freelance Facts


Needs

Needs: fiction, short stories


Tips

"Please see the website for common themes submitted (and how to avoid those), past topics, and all past winning stories."