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2020 Spring Writing Contest

SWG Spring Writing Contest PICTURE PROMPT: Deadline: March 31-midnight Write a 750-word story (or less) or a one-page poem, any genre about this picture. Members only.  Members will read and then vote for their favorite stories in April with winners … Continue reading

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2019 Fall Contest

The SWG Fall Writing Contest Sept. 1-Oct. 31 Write a scary story using a real news headline and/or some or all of the facts. Pick a real headline from the news – either in the newspaper or online.   Cite your … Continue reading

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2019 Summer Contest

SWG 2019 SUMMER CONTEST THEME: HISTORICAL FICTION – AMERICA   Re-read entries (in the order they came in): Monsters Under the Bed The Middle East Mystery The Game The Unsettled West Homespun Politics Wall Street Scandal Fable of Prairie Coal … Continue reading

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2019 Spring Contest

SWG SPRING 2019 CONTEST WINNERS “A Sweet Love Story”  Winners were announced at the April SWG meeting. $75 – first place  JOHN BROOKS The Passionate Love of Mr. Zero $50 – second place LYNETTE NELSON Sweet Sorrow $25 – third … Continue reading

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2018 Springfield Writers’ Guild Summer Contest

THE CONTEST IS NOW OVER. Winners will be announced at the August 25th meeting. CLICK TO READ, AND THEN VOTE FOR THREE FAVORITES IN THE FORM BELOW! (Listed in the order they were submitted) Across the Bridge The Escape The … Continue reading

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