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Mini-competition results for JULY

Thank you to everyone who supported this competition.

Despite my rumbling tummy, I thoroughly enjoyed reading the diverse entries featuring the word CHEESECAKE and the very clever uses of the word.

Once again I have divided the prize between to entries who will each receive a three-month subscription to Positive Words magazine. Congratulations Raylene Hewer and Melynda Paterson.

Results can be found here: Positive Words JULY 2015 Mini

Today is the last day to post entries for the September mini-competition which features the word SISTER. For October the word is BROTHER. You can find entry details here: mini themes 2015

I hope you will all support the mini-competitions which help to fund postage for the monthly magazine and provide a great opportunity for writers to hone their skills. And . . . don’t forget the Positive Words End-of-Year Short Story & Poetry Competition which closes with the last post on 31 October. Entry form or contact me for further information.

Writing Prompt :)

A little inspiration for some weekend writing . . .

Surely the cold, dark days were finally behind them.

Happy writing :)


A writing prompt to get the week started . . .

Mysterious bumps began appearing in the lawn.

I hope it generates lots of great stories and poems :)

Mini-competition reminder :)

Entries for the JUNE mini-competition featuring the word OBSTACLE need to be posted(mailed/hard copy) by 30 June.

You can find details here: mini themes 2015

And a few quotes to inspire you . . .

My room isn’t messy, it’s just an obstacle course designed to keep me fit.

Obstacles are the things you see when you take your eyes off the goal. (Henry Ford)

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.

Positive Words FEBRUARY Mini-competition results

Thank you to everyone who entered the competition.

You can find results here: Positive Words FEBRUARY 2015 Mini

I hope you will continue to enter the monthly mini-competitions :)

Writing Prompt

I hope this one gets you started on your writing week –

The first day of . . .

And, don’t forget, submissions for the magazine are always welcome.

Submissions guidelines and information can be found here: Submissions & Subscriptions for Positive Words

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 :)

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