Welcome, Germies, to this month’s writing challenge! This challenge will begin today and will end April 30th. However, you are welcome to come back anytime to complete the challenge and share it below in the comments section. We will pick a few of our favorites that are submitted during this month, though, and they will be featured in our Lit Fiction section.
–Write a short story that’s no longer than 400 words.
–All of these sentences must appear in your story. The order does not matter.
- “What do you think you’re doing?”
- She looked around, searching for the source of the sound.
- Her eyes lifted to the tops of the trees.
- She turned around quickly, startled by the voice.
Submitting for this challenge is easy. Simply email your story to [email protected]. Put “April Writing Challenge” as the subject of your email, and include your name, age, and country in the body of your message. If you have any questions at all, or if you’re having problems submitting, feel free to email me at [email protected].
Everyone who completes the challenge will be responded to and informed as to whether or not their piece has been chosen to be featured. Since the deadline for this challenge is April 30th, do not expect an email from us until the beginning of May.
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