First Mini-Contest of 2018

Prizes = $75/$50/$25/HM

1. Must be a member to enter.
2. Story must be complete: beginning/middle/end
3. Your story can be nonfiction (true), fiction or a poem.
4. Entry must be 750 words or less.
5. Any story or poem not meeting the above criteria will be eliminated.
6. No entry fee.
7. Deadline for submissions: March 31
8. Submit by email or online.
9. Winners will be announced at the April meeting.

Members have two months to write; one month to read and vote.

Prompt: Write a complete story in 750 words or less to include this sentence anywhere in the story:

“Was I ever embarrassed!”

You can submit online or send your story to

Floating Falsie
The Catapult



About Springfield Writers' Guild

Springfield Writers' Guild was formed in 1943 to encourage new writers and hone the skills of the writing craft. The group meets every fourth Saturday of the month (except for December) at McAlister's Deli, 1711 W. Battlefield in Springfield, Missouri. Visitors are welcome.
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