Wednesday, April 4, 2012

A Blogiversary Contest!

From the Write Angle is one year old! We can't believe it has been a year already. To celebrate our birthday month, and to thank you, our loyal fans and readers, we're having a contest!
  • What: Flash fiction, maximum 500 words
  • Requirements: You must use each of the following words in your entry: paper, crew, callipygian, angle, novel. Other than that, there's no specific theme. It's up to you. Have fun with it!
  • Deadline: Entries must be received by midnight (EDT) on Wednesday, April 18th 2012
  • Method of entry: email your entry to with your flash fiction pasted in the body of the email. Please don't send any attachments.
  • Results: the Write Angle Crew will read and collectively decide on two winners, which will be announced here on the blog on Friday, April 27th.
Important: By entering, you agree to let us publish your flash fiction on this web site if you're one of the winners.

We would love if you would tweet or otherwise share this post and spread the word about the contest. We'd also love for you to subscribe to our blog. However, these are not requirements for contest entry.

One last thing... PRIZES! Two lucky winners will receive book by Write Angle crew members.

1st Place: 2 Print books
The Sister Queens, by our own Sophie Perinot

Spring Fevers short story anthology edited by our own Matt Sinclair, with stories from FTWA writers Cat Woods, J. Lea Lopez, R.S. Mellette and Mindy McGinnis. (Cover design by our amazing Calista Taylor, and interior design by R.C. Lewis) Currently only available in eBook format, you'll be one of the first to get your hands on a paperback copy!

2nd Place: 2 eBooks

Devil on a Sparrow's Wing, by Calista Taylor. This is the second in a series. You can get the first book, Viridis, free here so when you win this prize, you'll be ready for the sequel!

The Watchtower, by Darke Conteur

If you have any questions, leave them in the comments. We look forward to reading your entries!


JeffO said...

*runs to dictionary to look up 'callipygian', suspecting they made it up*

Hey, congrats on the blogiversary!

E. M. LaBonte said...

Happy Blogiversary guys!!! WHoot!

J. Lea Lopez said...

Haha Jeff! You can thank Cat for that word. It's definitely not made up.

Hope you both enter the contest!

Yvonne Osborne said...

And me! Don't forget me! I want that paperback! But isn't that a totally made up word? That's okay, I have a place for it already!

khaulamazhar said...

Wow one year does go by quick, congrats and thanks for making an interesting/informative blog, it is so helpful.

Jean Oram said...

I can't wait to read the entries. I love contests like this! So much fun! And yeah, that's some word Cat came up with. Can't wait to see how it is used. :)

Caterina Torres said...

Can't wait!

Jemi Fraser said...

I want to see the faces of everyone when they look up 'that' word!! :)

Caterina Torres said...

Jemi - I sent in my entry, but i didn't get a reply back letting me know you guys got it. Did you?

R.C. Lewis said...

Yes, Caterina, we got it. :)

Julie Musil said...

WHAT? It's been a year? I can't believe it! I'm tweeting now :)