Wow: there was an unexpectedly huge amount of entries for the New Beginnings Contest. It took us a little longer to read than we expected, but the amazing quality of all of the entrants made it a lot of fun. There were some recurring themes, with birth, death, and health as some of the big ones. But as always, we have to make a selection, and here are the best of the bunch:
Join us in congratulating the winners, and thanks to everyone for entering!
Announcing the Let's Get Ekphrastic! Contest
With judging over for the New Beginnings Contest, we're happy to announce our next writing contest. This one's for all you poets out there: the Let's Get Ekphrastic! contest! We're not going to bother explaining what exactly that means in this post—head to the contest page to get the full details. First prize is a fat $50 Amazon.com gift card.
Read more here, and good luck!