What’s the Buzz(word)? Contest Entry Deadline Jan 11, 2012

Writing competitions are a great way to enhance your visibility and credibility. I’m adding these to my ‘Contests’ page but wanted to be sure you knew they were available.

The Contest
Create a buzzword that you think might emerge next year and give us a brief definition of the word and a sample sentence using the word. Entries are limited to no more than 100 words for the buzzword, definition, and sample sentence.

The Prize
The winning entry will be published in the upcoming Gotham catalog and posted online at WritingClasses.com. The author will receive a free 10-week Writing Workshop.

  1. Create a new buzzword for next year.
  2. Read the Contest Rules below.
  3. Complete and submit your entry.

2012 Sylvia K Burack Writing Award

The Sylvia K. Burack Writing Award is a writing contest for high school students in grades 11 and 12 in the U.S. and Canada. The award is made in memory of Sylvia K. Burack, longtime editor and publisher of The Writer. Burack was known for her dedication to helping writers and editors.

Entry deadline: March 15, 2012

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  1. You’ve made some intriguing observations in your article. I am impressed with how well-written your article is and how much information you included. It just verifies that there are writers a passion for the art.


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