Welcome to the fourth annual "Imagination Begins with You..." high school writing contest.
Contest Description: Short story, less than 1,000 words.
Prizes: First place winner receives $250 and $50 to school library. Second place winner receives $50.
Deadline: Emailed or post marked by March 15, 2014
Submission: Email to brian (dot) claspell (at) gmail (dot) com (no attachments please, include story in the text of the email) or mail to Brian Claspell - 104 Ivy Hollow Ln - Mooresville, NC 28117. Include: Name, email address, high school and year in school, word count, and title of story.
Criteria: Short stories will be judged on creativity and imagination. Any genre (fiction/non-fiction) is acceptable.
For additional information see Brian's website "Coolimagination".
Brian Claspell started writing in the sixth grade when he penned a series of short stories called "Brian the Brave". He continues to explore his love of writing by pursuing his own writing and sponsoring a yearly high school writing contest. You can follow what Brian is up to on Facebook or his "CooImagination" website.
Amy Hancock is the author of "Evie's First Magic Lesson". You can learn more about Amy at her Amazon author's web page.
Lori Lohmeyer is an avid blogger "What Remains Now" and artist. She is retired from the US Army Reserves and has three retired racing greyhounds. Join her adventures by visiting her blog.
LD Beyer is Thriller/Suspense writer living in Michigan. He is currently pursuing publication of his first novel, a political thriller titled "In Sheep's Clothing" and its sequel "An Eye for an Eye". In the meantime, he is working on a historical thriller set in Ireland during the war for Independence (1920-1921) and several short stories. He is an avid reader of thrillers, mysteries and literary fiction and is a member of International Thrillers Writers.