We want to inspire young writers to write and be rewarded, so we created this contest to help them get their stories published.

Ages 7 - 18, must have parent permission.


We are looking for original personal essays, memoirs, and works of literary fiction on any topic. It doesn't matter if it's a super hero, spiritual, love story, political, intellectual, emotional, funny, serious, or an essay about your sports adventure 

One entry per person. Original Fiction only. New entries only. No Poetry. Minimum length 500 words. Maximum Length 3,500 words. Recommended length 1,000 - 2,500 words. 

Top submissions will be published, all published submissions will receive a hard copy of the anthology.. 

Entries Accepted Tuesday, July 5th, 2016
Deadline: Friday, August 5th, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. EST. 

Entry Fee only $ 20.00 to cover the cost of publishing.

Entering is easy as: 

1. Make the payment    

2. Once received a confirmation email will be sent and you can submitt your story via email. (Do Not Sent the story before making the payment)

3. A receipt of story and payment will be sent, Winners Announced September 5, 2016.

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