Welcome, Germies, to this month’s writing challenge! This challenge will begin today and will end October 31st. However, you are welcome to come back anytime to complete the challenge and submit your story below in the comments section. We will pick a few of our favorites that are submitted during this month, though, and they will be featured in our Lit section.
– Write a short story that’s no longer than 700 words.
– Your story must include all of the following items:
• a lighthouse
• a photograph
• a feather
Submitting for this challenge is easy. Simply email your story to email@example.com. Put “October Writing Challenge” as the subject of your email, and include your name, age, and country in the body of your message. If you have any questions, or if you’re having problems submitting, feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Everyone who completes the challenge will be responded to and informed as to whether or not their piece has been chosen to be featured. Since the deadline for this challenge is October 31st, do not expect an email from us until November.
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