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5-7-5 Poem

Write a poem that has only three lines and follows the following syllable count: 5-7-5. First line has 5 syllables, second line has 7, third line has 5 again. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Today!

This Sentence Starts The Story

Write a story that begins with the sentence provided in the contest announcement. You can write about anything as long as the sentence provided begins the story you write. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: In 3 Days

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Faith Poetry Contest

This writing contest has a topic of faith. Write a poem of any type that somehow includes the theme. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Next Week.

Horror Writing Contest

Enter the horror writing contest for your chance at the cash prize. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Jun 30th

Haiku Poetry Contest

Write a Haiku poem to enter this poetry contest. Cash prize to the winner. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Jul 3rd

Dialogue Only Writing Contest

Write a complete story using only dialogue. For example, you could have two people talking by telephone as the dialogue shows what is happening and develops the storyline. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Jul 5th

3 Line Poetry Contest

This poem is to a lover and must have a syllable count of 5-7-5 or 5-7-7. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Jul 9th

Flash Fiction Writing Contest

Write a story with only 500 words to enter this flash fictoin writing contest. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Jul 16th

I Can

Can you write a poem where you must begin it with the words required in the contest announcement? That is the challenge of this poetry contest. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Jul 20th

Tanka Poetry Contest

This poetry competition challenges you to write a Tanka. That is a poem with only five lines that has a 5-7-5-7-7. So it's like a Haiku but with two extra lines. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Jul 25th

15 Syllable Poem

Write a poem of any type to enter this contest. The only requirement is that it has exactly 20 syllables total. Format it as you wish (as many lines/stanzas as you want) but your poem should have 20 syllables total when complete. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Jul 27th

True Story Contest

This writing competition encourages writers to share a true story. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Jul 30th

5 Line Poem

Write a poem that follows the syllable count outlined in the contest announcement. Cash prize to the winner. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Aug 3rd

Non-Fiction Writing Contest

This writing competition challenges you to write a non-fiction story. Cash prize to the winner. Cash Prize. Deadline: Aug 6th

100 Word Flash Fiction

A flash fiction writing contest. Share your story with only a few words. Can you make the most of your story with only a few words? Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Aug 10th

Rhyming Poetry Contest

The only challenge of this poetry contest is to write a poem that has a rhyme. No other requirements. Cash Prize. Deadline: Aug 15th

5-7-5 Poetry

Write a poem that has only three lines and follows the following syllable count: 5-7-5. First line has 5 syllables, second line has 7, third line has 5 again. Cash Prize. Deadline: Aug 17th

ABC Poetry Contest

Use the alphabet as your guide for this poetry contest. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Aug 19th

Flash Fiction

Share your story but write it with only 150 words. Share a flash fiction story to enter this contest. Cash Prize. Deadline: Aug 23rd

Cinquain Poetry

This contest requires a poem that has five lines that follows a specic syllable count. The poem must rhyme. Cash prize. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Aug 28th

3 Line Poetry Contest

Write a poem that has only three lines and follows the following syllable count: 5-7-5. First line has 5 syllables, second line has 7, third line has 5 again. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Sep 3rd

Love Poem Poetry Contest

Share your love poem to enter this poetry competition. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Sep 11th

One Line Poem

This poetry contets challenges you to write a poem with online one line. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Sep 13th

80 Word Flash Fiction

This flash fiction writing competition challenges you to share a complete story with only 100 words. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Sep 16th

1-5-7 Poem

Write a poem that only has three lines and follows the 1-5-7 syllable count to enter this poetry contest. You can write about anything just follow the syllable count. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Sep 20th

Rhyming Poem

The only challenge of this poetry contest is to write a poem that has a rhyme. No other requirements. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Sep 24th

Loop Poetry Contest

To write a loop poem take the last word of each line and use it as the first word of the next line. Cash prize to the winner. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Sep 28th

Haiku

Write a Haiku poem to enter this poetry contest. Cash prize to the winner. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Oct 3rd

Dribble Flash Fiction

Write a dribble flash fiction story to enter this contest. That is a story with only fifty words. Cash Prize. Deadline: Oct 6th

Take A Walk Poetry

Write a poem that has only three lines and follows the following syllable count: 5-7-5. First line has 5 syllables, second line has 7, third line has 5 again. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Oct 12th

3-6-9 Poem

This poetry type only has three lines. A 2-4-2 has three lines and each line has a specific syllable count. First line has two, second line has four, third line has two again. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Oct 16th

5-7-5 Poetry Writing

Write a poem that has only three lines and follows the following syllable count: 5-7-5. First line has 5 syllables, second line has 7, third line has 5 again. Cash Prize. Deadline: Oct 20th

Share A Story In A Poem

This contest challenges you to write a poem that shares a story. This is a common poetry type for poetry for children but more complicated stories can also be told in poetry format. Cash Prize. Deadline: Oct 25th

Six Word Poetry Contest

This poetry contest challenges you to write a poem that only has six words total. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Oct 30th

Lune Poetry Contest

Write a poem that only has three lines to enter this poetry competition. Cash prize to the winner. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Nov 3rd

Acrostic Poetry Contest

This poetry competition challenges you to write a poem of any type. But the trick is after you write it the first letter of each line (read downwards) must spell out a word. See an example in the announcement. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Nov 8th

Nonet Poetry Contest

Write a nine line poem. But each line must have one less syllable than the lin before it until you have the final (ninth line) that only has one syllable. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Nov 14th

Sonnet Poetry Contest

This poetry competition challenges you to write a sonnet poem. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Nov 20th

Write A Script

A writing contest that you can enter. Click the contest name for the details. Cash prize to the winner. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Nov 25th

2-4-2 Poetry

This poetry type only has three lines. A 2-4-2 has three lines and each line has a specific syllable count. First line has two, second line has four, third line has two again. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Nov 30th

75 Words Flash Fiction

Share a story but you only have 150 words to write it. Cash prize to the winner of this writing contest. Enter for your chance at the cash prize. Deadline: Dec 3rd

5-7-5 Poetry Contest

Write a poem that has only three lines and follows the following syllable count: 5-7-5. First line has 5 syllables, second line has 7, third line has 5 again. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Dec 5th

Minute

To enter this contest writing a poem that follows the syllallable count as outlined in the poetry announcement. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Dec 8th

Four Line Poem

To enter this contest with a cash prize follow the syllable count outlined in the contest announcement. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Dec 11th

Share Your Story

This writing competition gives you a chance to tell a true story for your chance at the cash prize. This contest has a cash prize. Deadline: Dec 17th

Free Verse Poetry Contest

This contest challenges you to write a poem any way you would like. There are no restrictions on syllables. The topic is open. Cash prize to the winner. Cash prize to the winner. Deadline: Dec 22nd

75 Words Flash Fiction

Can you write a complete story with only a few words? That is the challenge of this flash fiction writing contest with a cash prize. The winner takes away a cash prize. Deadline: Dec 30th