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Wow women on writing invites entries to its spring 2018 flash fiction contest the honorable guest judge this season is literary agent sharon pelletier with dystel, goderich & bourret literary agency (dg&b. March is women's history month— march is women's history month (and march 8th is international women's day), and, it is the perfect opportunity to get your students thinking about the roles of women in america and the ways in which women still struggle to gain equality. Search for writing contests in your genre discover the finest writing contests of 2018 for fiction and non-fiction authors of short stories, poetry, essays and more updated weekly, these contests are vetted by reedsy to weed out the scammers and time-wasters. Writing contest guidelines our 2017 contest has closed winners were announced may 15, 2018, on the wnba website, and their winning entries published in the bookwoman the next contest will open in september 2018. Have a clear writing style, and avoid being generic unless an essay contest states otherwise check out our other resources on writing scholarships for more tips on how to pay for college with the help of your writing skills.
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