The Emrys Foundation and Read Up are pumped to announce the return of Word Up, just for South Carolina authors ages 10-18! Pick at least 4 words from THE LIST (see below) to include in a short piece of fiction. No genre restrictions; no elaborate prompts. Let your creative juices fly!
ALL submissions will receive special recognition at Read Up on Oct. 19, 2019.
HONORABLE MENTION: $50 – plus publication, IP recognition at Read Up Book Fest, and more!
OPENS: April 20
DEADLINE: June 20
READUP: Oct. 19, 2019 @ The Peace Center
Maximum Word Count: 750 words
THE LIST: PICK 4 of 10
You don’t get bonus points for using more than 4 words, but you have to use at least 4. Have fun!
Submitting? Visit: emrysjournal.submittable.com
Questions? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org