Friday, May 25, 2012
Win Conference Admission!
Enter the 40th Annual Santa Barbara Writers Conference Scholarship Contest – Best Opening
Enter the 40th Annual SBWC Scholarship Contest! Send us your BEST OPENING, up to 40 words -- a beginning most likely to compel a reader to turn the page.
Email all entries to: sbwcBestOpening@gmail.com
Please include contact information: name, phone number, email address, & mailing address
All genres welcome
This must be your original work, published or unpublished
Winner receives a tuition scholarship to the 40th Annual Santa Barbara Writers Conference, and a signed copy of Dorothy Allison’s Bastard Out of Carolina
No entry fee
Contest Begins: Today!
Deadline: Friday, June 1st, Midnight (PST)
Winner Announced: Saturday, June 2nd
“I think your opening is enormously important. You’ve got to write a first line that will haunt you. It’s got to be magic.” – Dorothy Allison, author of Bastard Out of Carolina, and keynote speaker at SBWC 2012
Please share this opportunity with writers you know.