NEWS for Memoir Writers: Deadline Approaching for Flash Memoir Contest

by Matilda Butler on February 9, 2016

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Run, Don’t Walk to Your Computer

Have a short memoir piece you’ve been working on? Bring it up on your computer and finish polishing it. Been thinking about a life story but haven’t put it to paper yet? Well now is the time.

Get busy today because WriterAdvice’s Flash Memoir Contest ends March 1. Below is information provided by B. Lynn Goodwin of WriterAdvice. You can get the specific guidelines and requirements at http://writeradvice.com

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Entice Us with a Life-Changing Moment

B. Lynn Goodwin

We’ve all had turning points that have changed our lives. Find a job? Quit a job? Find or quit a relationship? Have or lose a child? Win the lottery? Receive an inheritance? Lose your health? Regain your youthful body? All are life-changing moments. Please share yours in Writer Advice’s Flash Memoir Contest. We’ll respond to everyone who enters, telling you what works and identify whatever trips us up. You’ll get perspective and insight. Prizewinners will be published.

Grab our attention. Entice us. Make us want to know more.
Details, deadline, and a link to our Submittable page are at www.writeradvice.com. We can’t wait to read your work.

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Matilda Butler February 10, 2016 at

Hi Lynn: Thanks for sharing information about your upcoming Flash Memoir Contest. It sounds great. I hope you’ll share the winner with us.

Marilyn February 11, 2016 at

Hi Matilda,

In reference to Writer Advice’s flash fiction contest,
I don’t recall paying a fee to enter your contents.

Are you posting your contents on Writer Advice and charging entry fees?

Thanks.

Cindy Small February 11, 2016 at

Please let me know how many words are allowed in your March 1 contest, “Life Changing Moments.”

Thank you. I look forward to entering.

Rachel Van Den Bergen February 17, 2016 at

I’m looking into entering something like this.

Lynn Sollitto February 21, 2016 at

What are the word count requirements?

Matilda Butler February 21, 2016 at

Hi Lynn:
Be sure to go to the link in the article — http://writeradvice.com for all the relevant details including word count. There is also a page on that link that will take you to the form for submitting.
Best of luck to you,
Matilda

Matilda Butler February 24, 2016 at

Hi Marilyn:
Thanks for your question. This is a News item announcing the contest currently underway by Writer Advice. This is not my contest.

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