Free Writing Contests with picture prompts

Your Story Prompt #43Up for a writing challenge?

We want to see Your Story. … Or at least the first line of it.

In our Your Story contest, we give our readers a chance to get published in Writer’s Digest magazine by responding to a prompt with either a full story, or, in this case, a single-sentence story opener.

In our, we invite you to write the opening line to a piece based on this photo prompt:

Want in? Post your entry in the Comments section of this post, and it’ll automatically be entered in the competition.

The rules:

  • Your sentence (just one!) must be 25 words or fewer. Entries of 26 words will be DQ’d (even though it’s my lucky number).
  • The deadline is Aug. 10, 2012.
  • One entry per person, please.
  • This is a free writing competition. The prize is publication in WD.
  • Finally, as we say about this publication contest in the magazine: “You can be funny, poignant, witty, etc. It is, after all, your story.”

Good luck!

Zachary Petit is an award-winning journalist, the managing editor of Writer’s Digest magazine, and the co-author of A Year of Writing Prompts: 366 Story Ideas for Honing Your Craft and Eliminating Writer’s Block.

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Q&A

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How do you translate a picture with Chinese writing for free?

actually, I don't know what you mean exactly.
if you wrote something wrong , you can send the right sentence to my mailbox: bxwenqi@gmail.com
I will be very glad to translate for you
By the way, I am Chinese, I came from Beijing. Do you want to be my penfriend? Because I want to study English, and I can teach you Chinese too.

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How do you succefully write a picture prompt?

i have an assignment do and forget how to write one

You're probably better off asking your teacher what he/she wants you to write on. A prompt could mean you're supposed to write about what is happening, what the context is of the picture, or how it makes you feel. There are several possibilities, so check with someone in your class or with your teacher to be sure.

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How do you translate a picture whith chinese writing for free?

if you wrote something wrong , you can send the right sentence to my mailbox: bxwenqi@gmail.com
I will be very glad to translate for you
By the way, I am Chinese, I came from Beijing. Do you want to be my penfriend? Because I want to study English, and I can teach you Chinese too.