Friday, April 15, 2016

Writing Contest!

Writes Unite Writing Contest
Dates: April 15th - May 16th
Maximum word count: 7,000
Winners announced: May 30th
1st Place: The Calling by Rachelle Dekker,
2nd Place Space Kitties -a collection of short stories,
3rd Place: songs: Superman- Man of steel, Legend -The Celtic Collection,  What are you going to do now you are not saving the world?

Even though not everyone will win, we did want to include the links for 2 free ebooks for everyone.
Daughter of Light by Morgan L Busse
Failstate by John Otte

-When you are finished with your entry, send it to -

And now for the writing prompt: (In case the image doesn't come through, it says "You have to do the right thing. Even if it's the hardest thing you've ever done.")

Judge Bios:
1) Introduce yourself
2) What is your favorite genre of book to read?
3) What is your favorite genre to write about?
4) When not reading/writing what are some things you enjoy doing
5) What is you favorite kind of music to listen to?
and this last one is totally optional because I have no idea who likes Marvel/DC movies
6) Whose side are you on for Captain America? Civil War team Cap or team Iron man? whose side are you on for Batman vs. Superman? Superman or Batman?

And my rep:

1) My name is R. J. Steele
2) My favorite genre is probably fantasy, but dystopian follows closely.
3) I write fantasy with some futuristic.
4) I like to hang out with my friends and cousins in my free time.
5) ...Um, I listen to a lot of different kinds of music....not just one
6) I am Team Cap for the Captain America Civil War.

My rep.:
1) I’m SMB
2) I loved to read Biblical and historical fiction, as well as fantasy
3) Everything! I have a ton of different stuff I am working on right now, or have plans for: fantasy, futuristic, historical fiction, and a few other things as well. :)
4) When I’m not reading and writing I’m usually either dreaming up stories, traveling and doing outdoor adventures, or on Pinterest.  :)
5) I like to listen to a lot of different music. I have a playlist for when I’m writing, but for everyday life I like to listen to stuff like Jamie Grace, Moriah Peters, For King and Country, and similar artists/songs.
6) Up to this point I’ve been team Captain America for the Civil War.

This is my representation pic.:
1) Raechel
2) Oh that's a tough one...I love many genres, but two of my top favourites are Christian fantasy and Biblical fiction.
3) Christian fantasy with no magic, and a sort of 'medieval' ish feel to it.
4) Well...I'm almost always reading or writing, but I also love throwing my tomahawk/knives at my log target, and just being with my family.
5)I don't have a specific favorite kind of music TobyMac a genre? XD I like upbeat, exciting Christian music.
6) None? I'm not into Marvel stuff. :)

My rep pic (sorry it's so late):
1) My name is Sierra, though I also go by Sparrow a lot online
2) It depends on my mood, I read a lot of different genres. If I had to pick one, I'd probably say fantasy.
3) Again, I write all different genres. Probably fantasy is my "favorite". :)
4) I like drawng and... uh... wow I sound like a boring person. I don't do all that much besides read and write and draw. I love photography though.
5) Also depends on my mood... *hides* I'm not a consistent person. I just have a bunch of spotify playlists with groups of artists and ands together. Right now I'm listening to the TobyMac and Capital Kings one, but last week it was BarlowGirl, ZOEgirl, Addison Road, and Superchic(K)
6) Team Cap! :)

My representation. :):
1) Hey, I'm Faith P.!
2) My favorite genre of books to read is historical fiction. :)
3) My favorite genre to write is historical fiction as well. :)
4) I enjoy pottery, camping, kayaking, and hanging out with my dog. ;)
5) Contemporary Christian :)
6) I'm not familiar with any of those, sorry!

my representation:
1) Aiden
2) Fantasy, Sci-Fi, and Superhero (whatever that genera is called)
3) Fantasy-Sic-Fi
4) Cosplay, Marital Art, and Parkour
5) Almost anything
6) Well team Spidey for Captain America Civil War, and Superman for Batman Vs. Superman

And my representation.:

 1. Hi, my name is Jesseca Dawn. :) 
2. My favorite genre to read would have to be historical fiction. It's awesome. ;)
3. And, my favorite genre to write would be historical fiction as well! I love all the research that goes into it. 
4. My favorite kind of music is movie soundtracks! They're the best! ;) Hymns tie with the soundtracks for a favorite, and contemporary 

*NOTE: Please, no inappropriate scenes or language. Preferably no magic, though powers are okay.
*all representing pictures and prompts are from Pinterest


  1. Kay so how would I enter this? Like, after I have written my entry, do I post it on my blog and then post a link in the comments here, or do I email it to someone? :D

    1. You would email your story to
      Sorry about that! (I've written this post in a few different places, and must have missed putting that in)

    2. XD no don't worry it's okay. I see it now, it may have already been there. I may or may not have a tendency to be slightly scatterbrained. :P

    3. (if you must know, I added it on after your comment) ;)

  2. Hello S.M.B! I found your blog through this contest. Is it too late to enter?? =)
    ~Hosanna Emily

    1. Hey Hosanna! (I love your name)
      You are definitely not late! The deadline for entries is May 16.
      Hope you are able to enter!

    2. Is this supposed to be a whole story, a scene, or what? =)

      Thank you! I love my name too! ;)

    3. Well, it'd be great if it is a complete story, but as long as you have some sort of conclusion you should be okay. (Some people are entering poetry as well)