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100 words

Write on one of these topics:

  • bicycle(s)

  • eclipse

  • fire

  • suitcase(s)

6 cash prizes.

Best of Contest:  $300

Best of Topic: $100 (4 awarded)

Best Youth Story: $100 (for writers 14 years and younger)

Winning and Honorable Mention Stories

will be published in an e-magazine.

Standard:  $15 for one story (writers 15 years and older)

Discount: $20 for two stories

Youth:  $10 for one story (writers 14 years and younger

Click the Registration Button Below.

February 1, 2024, 5:00 pm MST.

Send your story by email to

Scroll down for formatting requirements.

Formatting and Submission


Read the Rules and Judging Criteria.


1 " margins

arial or times roman font

double space

At top of page:  

  • Topic

  • Youth Story: Yes or No

  • Title


Format your story in PDF.

Email your story to

Please include your name and how you heard

about the contest.


Do you still have questions?

Email us at

read last year's e-magazine

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