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Mini-competition results November 2014

Thank you to everyone who entered the November Mini-competition :)

And, congratulations to the equal winners.

Have said it before and will say it again . . . the support really does help to keep the magazine going!

Results for the November competition can be found here : Positive Words NOVEMBER 2014 Mini

See previous post for detail on how to enter this month :)

Mini-competition results October 2014

I’m finally catching up on all my back-log of submissions, entries and correspondence :)

The results for the October Mini-competition are here: Positive Words OCTOBER 2014 Mini

Sincere thanks for all the support – for the magazine, competitions and my must-have-walked-under-a-ladder series of hiccups of late!

I will be posting more results this week.

If you would like to enter the current mini-competition the word for March is BANANA and the competition details can be found here: mini themes 2015

Positive Words End-of-Year Competition Results

Thank you to everyone who entered the Positive Words End-of-Year Short Story & Poetry Competition 2014!

You can read the results here: Results

The winning entries will be published in the February issue of Positive Words magazine. If you would like a copy, please send $5.50 (cheque, money order, direct deposit or unused stamps) to Sandra James, PO Box 798, Heathcote 3523, Victoria, Australia. (NB – Please make sure cheques are made out to S James or Rainbow Press as the bank cannot accept cheues made out to Positive Words – Thanks!)

The Positive Words Short Story & Poetry Competition 2015 is now open. Entry forms here: entry form-2015

December Mini-competition

Today is the last day to get your entries in for the December 2014 mini-competition.

The word for this month is TRAVEL.

Write a story in 100 words or less, or a poem in ten lines or less including the above word and drop it in the mail box by midnight tonight with the entry fee of $1.40 per entry :)

Positive Words magazine

PO Box 798

Heathcote 3523 Victoria


Mini-competitions 2015

The monthly mini-competitions will continue to be held throughout 2015.

Thank you everyone for your support over the past year as it really does help to keep the magazine going.

For those who are new to the magazine/competitions . . . the mini-competitions are held every month. Each month there is a ‘word’ which must be included in either a 100 word (or less) story, or a ten line (or less) poem. Multiple entries are welcome as long as each one is accompanied by the entry fee which is $1.40 in unused stamps and need to be posted by the last day of the relevant month. The list of topics is below:

mini themes 2015


August Mini-Competition Results ELVIS

Thank you to everyone who entered; the support really helps to keep the magazine going :)

Congratulations to Rachel Loveday and Susan Cornford who were equal winners this month!

Please find the results here: Positive Words AUGUST 2014 Mini

The word for November is LAUGHTER. Please see under ‘competitions’ at the top of the page for details on how to enter.

Last chance

Today’s writing prompt:

This is your last chance!

I’m reminded of all the times my mother warned me with this one and later I used in on my own children :(

And . . . if you want to enter the Positive Words End-of-Year Short Story & Poetry Competition . . . today is the last day for posting entries :)

End-of-year entry form-2014

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