The Winnipeg Free Press/Writers Collective Non-Fiction and Poetry Contests have been announced and more details will be coming soon! The contest entry form and full contest rules will be posted this week. If you would like to receive the contest entry form, please leave your email address in comments or email [email protected]…
The fiction contest is divided into three categories: Junior student (Grades 7-8); Senior student (Grades Senior 1-4); and Adult (ages 18 and over).
Stories must be original, between 800-1,000 words for the junior student division and between 1,000-1,500 words for the senior student and adult divisions.
Prizes: Prizes for junior and senior student divisions are: First ($150), Second ($75), Third ($50). Stories in Junior and Senior student divisions are also eligible for a $100 prize for a story celebrating the human spirit.
Prizes for …
And a hearty drum roll for the winners please!
For those of you who missed our Awards night on Monday, it was another rousing night of storytelling and good clean fun! Here are the winners, soon to be published in the next issue of the Collective Consciousness…
Winnipeg Free Press/Writers’ Collective Short Fiction Contest Winners
1st place “July 3, 1971” by Chuck McKenna. $200.00 prize.
2nd place “Sunbeams and Dust: Glimpses into a Shared Life” by Donna Janke. $150.00 prize.
3rd place “In the Cards” by Gail Perry. $100.00 prize.