The common vision for the future is one of gloom and doom. But if we spend our time dreaming, writing, and sharing those stories, positive futures become possible. Thus, we’re hosting a Story Story Contest! Winners receive an invitation to speak at our closing celebration, publication, and 6 will win cash prizes! The world needs a large collection of stories to choose from as we go about our days building it.
Subject: A household living in a positive and possible future
Criteria: Creativity, Practicality, and Writing Strength
Length: 700 – 1,100 words
Prizes: Youth Winner $200, Adult Winner $200, 4 runners-up $50, about 20 will be published!
Deadline: February 28th, 2017
Stories will be judged on creativity, practicality, and writing strength. Please email
your short story as a Microsoft Word file to firstname.lastname@example.org with
“Stories to Change the World” as the subject. In order for us
to use your story for publication add “I, _________ , give Create Plenty
permission to use my submitted story for commercial use.” in your email.