Calling all writers! Explore your imagination at home by participating in our all-ages weekly writing contest! We will post a prompt or challenge, you have a week to get inspired and write something, and then submit on our website. We will choose one winner to feature on our library's blog and social media.
We will post a new writing challenge every Monday.
April 6-12: Write about finding a secret passageway in your house. Submit your story using this form.
April 13-19: Write about someone who receives a terrible present and what they do with it. Submit your story using this form.
April 20-26: Write about the worst smell that you have ever smelled. Submit your story using this form.
April 27-May 3: "You are walking in the desert in the middle of the sandstorm when suddenly you trip over something. You turn to look over your shoulder and see..." Submit your story using this form.
May 4-10: "You are the new owner of the Millennium Falcon and Chewie is your co-pilot. Where do you go first?" Submit your story using this form.
May 11-17: "You are walking alone through a park on a warm spring day. You are enjoying the smell of the flowers and the song of the birds, when through the trees you spot it. A door. A large oak door in an engraved frame standing like a strange sentinel in a clearing in the woods. What do you do?" Submit your story using this form.
May 18-24: "You are fast asleep in your bedroom when you hear a strange noise coming from inside your closet. Blinking away the sleep, you sit up only to watch the closet door slowly swing open from the inside..." Submit your story using this form.