Creative Writing Contests first place Prize
2013 Land Creative Writing Contest
Open to all LCC students *
* Registered Spring, Summer or Fall semesters 2013.
Fiction *** Essay *** Poetry
An individual LCC student may submit up to two poems, two stories and two essays.
First Place in each category $100
Second Place in each category $50
- Length: Short fiction and essays 2, 000 words maximum; Poems 50 lines or less.
- No previously published work may be submitted.
- Work must be original. Document any borrowed ideas or language.
- Authors must be willing to have their work published under their own names. No anonymous or pseudonymous work will be accepted.
- Essays will be judged on original content, purpose, audience awareness, organization, development, style, and mechanics.
- Fiction and poetry will be judged on imaginative insight, sensitivity to language, and control of formal elements (e.g. point of view, metrics, etc.)
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