Young writers, get excited: There's NO ENTRY FEE!! However, this is for young writers: You must have been born on or after August 1, 2003, to be eligible.
Your entry can be any genre, 1,000 words maximum.
No cover sheet, please; just complete all questions below. DO NOT include your name anywhere in the manuscript. This includes the embedded file properties.
Use standard formatting. Please review the guidelines on our Contest page.
DO put your age on the top right corner of the first page.
All Adventures in Writing entries are judged together. Noncash prizes only will be awarded. This year the top three winners receive a VIP flight in a small private plane, followed by a picnic with the pilots and CWC members. Transportation to the airport (in Cisco, Texas) is not included.