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Last Day to Mail Entries :)

Today is the last day to mail entries in the Positive Words Short Story & Poetry Competition 2020.

Download entry form here: Entry form

Thank you everyone for the support. I do appreciate it and it helps to keep Positive Words magazine in print and provide an opportunity for so many writers to see their work in print.

Two days to go…

Just two days left to mail your entries in the Positive Words Short Story & Poetry Competition 2020!

Thank you everyone for all the support. I hope there are lots of you re-igniting, beginning or having more time to focus on your writing while we spend our time in social isolation. It’s a great way to connect with others, in a different but very satisfying way 🙂

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Four Days to Go…

Only four days left to mail your entries in the Positive Words Short Story & Poetry Competition 2020. Entries need to be mailed by 23 April 🙂

Entry form – Entry form

Short Story & Poetry Competition

Ten day left to mail your entries for the Positive Words Short Story & Poetry Competition 2020. Entries need to be mailed by 23 April 2020. It doesn’t matter if they don’t arrive by then, as long as they are in the mail. This allows for any delays with the mail system 🙂

Entry form: Entry form

April Issue

The April issue has been printed and will be posted when the post office opens again on Tuesday 🙂

If anyone would like a copy please send $6 in unused stamps to PO Box 798, Heathcote 3523, Victoria.

Subscriptions are available @ $35 for six months or $60 for twelve months.

Great reading and inspiration. Stories, poetry, articles, writing prompts, competitions etc…

Short Story & Poetry Competition

Fourteen days left to mail your entries for the Positive Words Short Story & Poetry Competition 2020. As longs as they are mailed by this date they will be included. It doesn’t matter if they don’t arrive until later; this allows for any delays in the postage system. Thanks everyone 🙂

Entry form here: Entry form

Short Story & Poetry Competition

The Positive Words Short Story & Poetry Competition 2020 is still running 🙂

Entries need to be posted by 23 April 2020 – don’t worry of they don’t arrive by then, as long as they are posted by that date. This allows for any postal delays.

Entry forms here: Entry form

Thank you everyone for the support 🙂

December Mini-competition Results

Thanks everyone 🙂

Positive Words December 2019 Mini-Competition Results

The wry, the poignant and the inspiring – all bases covered using this month’s word – CAROL. Thank you for yet another collection of great reading, albeit tough judging decisions! I selected a short story from Daniel Iera as the winning entry this month from many close ‘seconds’. Congratulations Daniel!

Short-listed entries came from:  Sue Clayton, A J Adams, Shirley Burgess, Sue Dodds (Up for It), Glenda Janes, Janet Mell (Christmas Meltdown), Karlene Thorne, Sue Dodds (Oh, Carol) and Denise Parker. Well done, everyone!

Sincere thanks to everyone who entered; your entries really do help to keep the magazine going and I hope, in return, your writing is inspired by the monthly challenge. The word for March is GROWING and for April ….SUNRISE. The entry fee is $2.20 in unused stamps. Entries need to be posted by the last day of the relevant month. If you would like a copy of the April  issue featuring the winning entry, and lots of other great reading, please send $6.00 in unused stamps to PO Box 798, Heathcote 3523, Victoria or contact positivewordsmagazine@live.com.au or https://positivewordsmagazine.wordpress.com/ for more information about the magazine.

November Mini-competition Results

Thanks again to everyone!

Positive Words November 2019 Mini-Competition Results

And another collection of great entries! Wonderful diversity in themes; very adventurous! I have divided the prize for this month between two short stories, one from Glenda Janes, the other from Colleen Russell. Congratulations Glenda and Colleen!

Short-listed entries came from:  Wilhelmina Endres, Shirley Burgess, Philomena Essex, Angela Morrissey, Rita La Bianca, Annabelle Phoenix, Janet Mell and Barbra Lee. Well done, everyone!

Sincere thanks to everyone who entered; your entries really do help to keep the magazine going and I hope, in return, your writing is inspired by the monthly challenge. The word for March is GROWING and for April ….SUNRISE. The entry fee is $2.20 in unused stamps. Entries need to be posted by the last day of the relevant month. If you would like a copy of the April  issue featuring the winning entry, and lots of other great reading, please send $6.00 in unused stamps to PO Box 798, Heathcote 3523, Victoria or contact positivewordsmagazine@live.com.au or https://positivewordsmagazine.wordpress.com/ for more information about the magazine.

October Mini-Competition Results

Sincere thanks to everyone for their support…Sandra 🙂

Positive Words October 2019 Mini-Competition Results

Entries in the mini-competitions are definitely getting better and better and every entry in this month’s competition was a wonderful ‘dance’ with words! Well done, everyone; it is an honour to read them and I truly appreciate all your efforts and support. I chose a poem from Joan Mott as the winning entry this month – Congratulations, Joan!

Short-listed entries came from:  Sophie Kupper, Glenda Janes, Mary Wallace, Janet Mell (Nature got it Right), Colleen Russell and Sue Dodds. Well done, everyone!

Sincere thanks to everyone who entered; your entries really do help to keep the magazine going and I hope, in return, your writing is inspired by the monthly challenge. The word for March is GROWING and for April ….SUNRISE. The entry fee is $2.20 in unused stamps. Entries need to be posted by the last day of the relevant month. If you would like a copy of the April  issue featuring the winning entry, and lots of other great reading, please send $6.00 in unused stamps to PO Box 798, Heathcote 3523, Victoria or contact positivewordsmagazine@live.com.au or https://positivewordsmagazine.wordpress.com/ for more information about the magazine.

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