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It Was One of Those Days
"It was one of those days," Start your story with that prompt. It might be a day when you thought you did everything right, but it changed. It might be one of those days when life was amazing and you could do nothing wrong. Which ever day you choose live it in your story.
5.00 member dollars  Fiction  14 of 18 20.00 member dollars jusylee72
Oh, you are... are you?
Write a humorous free verse or free style poem about YOU, as though you are talking to yourself! Recommended (but not required) that you start every stanza (except your last stanza) with "You are..." . You may start your last stanza with whatever you choose. Your poem can be of any length and genre.
5.00 member dollars  Poetry  16 of 18 10.00 member dollars Contests
Free Verse Poetry
Write a free verse poem. Free verse is a form of poetry that does not necessarily follow to any specific meter patterns, rhyme, or any other pattern. Free verse, despite its freedom, often still has some elements of form. Most free verse does observe a convention of lines and structure. No rhyming patterns.
5.00 member dollars  Poetry  18 of 18 None Contests
Nature Nonet
Write a Nonet poem (9 lines 9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 syllables) about nature or seasons. Rhyming is optional.
5.00 member dollars  Poetry  14 of 18 20.00 member dollars Bollie
Who will vote for and why?
The 2016 Election is in November. In your essay, tell why you would vote for either Hilary Clinton or Donald Trump. If you don't like these choices, then who would you nominate and why. Back your reasoning using facts.
4.00 member dollars  Non-Fiction  16 of 18 8.00 member dollars cflorian8
Poetry For Sarah
Pick a chapter in the book "2nd Time Around" by teols2016 (the book is fully posted on FS.) Write a poem of any type about the chapter. Note which chapter you picked in the author's notes. The prologue and epilogue are fair game. Best of luck and have fun.
4.00 member dollars  Poetry  13 of 16 12.00 member dollars teols2016
Free Form Off the Grid
Be creative and write a free form story poem about if you were to live off the grid. Off the grid in my understanding to be living in the wild self-sufficiently. Can be fiction or non-fiction. Please specify fiction or non-fiction in the author notes.
5.00 member dollars  Poetry  16 of 18 10.00 member dollars thonnigford09
Mommy Dearest
Desperately strapped for cash your beloved mother rents out a room in her house.

Unbeknown to her the new long term tenant is your worst enemy.

Obviously you are not happy with the situation.

Using any prose genre in 1,000 words or less tell us what happens.

This contest picture must be used.

Entries not using this picture will not be considered for this contest.

The picture is "This is Evan" by Lilibug6.
5.00 member dollars  Fiction  16 of 18 10.00 member dollars Cody's Corner
The time of my life:
Write a short story. The topic is: The best time you ever had in your life. It can be as an adult or as a child. Please keep it clean. Minimum length 100 words. Maximum Length 4,000 words.
5.00 member dollars  Not Specific  15 of 18 15.00 member dollars Contests
Assassinate Me A Thriller!
In 500 words or less, write a thriller (or/and horror) prose involving an assassin/assassination or hitman/hitwoman. No poetry or script, please. Be creative and have fun! :)
5.00 member dollars  Flash Fiction  14 of 18 20.00 member dollars Contests
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