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March: Week One Writing Challenge

Welcome, Germies, to this week’s writing challenge. This challenge will begin today, March 1st, and will end this Friday, March 7th. However, you are welcome to come back anytime to complete this challenge and submit it below. We will pick a few of our favorites that are submitted during this week, though, and they will be featured in our Lit Teen section.

Week One Writing Challenge:

Write a drabble that goes along with Germ’s theme for March: “March to the beat of your own drum.”

The drabble for this challenge must follow these simple guidelines:

1. It must be 100 words exactly, no more and no less. This does not include the title.

2. There must be a setting.file000546043647

3. There must be at least one character.

4. There must be some conflict.

5. There must be some resolution.


Submitting for this challenge is easy. In order for everyone to be able to see your work, simply submit your completed challenge into the comment boxes below. Please include your age, if you feel comfortable doing so, along with your challenge. These challenges are intended for those who are 12 to 22, so only those ages can receive a featured spot in our teen section. If you have any questions at all, please email me at