Writing Contest - Heal/Write the World

Writing prompt:

Write about a country that will be RANDOMLY assigned to you! If you know a lot about the country you got, use your knowledge! If you don't, open your world and learn! Research on Google, watch their movies, listen to their music, read their books, look at their art! When you've gotten acquainted with your country, go on a literary adventure with it! E-mail Stefanie at stefanie@awordwithyoupress.com for your country assignment!

Contest Aperçu

How to Submit

Please submit your entries to Stefanie at stefanie@awordwithyoupress.com by FEBRUARY 18TH, 2017 at 11:59PM Pacific Time!


To be announced!


  • Genre: Biography, Essay, Fiction, Flash Fiction, Poetry
  • Max number of words: 100-300 words (poetry); 500-1000 words (short stories and non-fiction)
  • Accepted formats: .docx, double-spaced
  • Deadline: Saturday March 4, 2017, midnight
  • Entry Fee: FREE!!!

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*Optional for previous contestants.

Publishing Rights

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