Short Story Contest!

Write out loud! Submit an original short story to our first ever Teen Short Story contest – the winner gets a new Kindle! Using a word processor that works for you, compose a short story no more than 2,500 words. Revise, rewrite, and polish, then upload your saved document here. Submissions will be evaluated after July 31. The winner will be announced August 10th and the winner receives a new Kindle!

-Teens must be in grades 6-12 to enter and must live in the Albany area.
-2,500 word maximum, limit 1 short story per person.
-No photos or illustrations please.
-Work must be original, not previously published, have a title, and be appropriate for a wide audience.
-Work is judged based on style, voice, character, story, and creativity.
-Submissions will be accepted online only between June 1, 2020 – July 31, 2020.
-Email with any questions.

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