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Spilling Ink Teen Writing Contest

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Do you have a teen between ages 13 and 16 who wants to show off  his or her writing skills? The authors of Spilling Ink: A Young Writer's Handbook, Anne Mazer and Ellen Potter, are offering a new Teen Short Story Contest!

Rules: Your story can be any length, but no longer than 1,000 words. You must be 13-16 years old to enter and live in the US or Canada. Anne Mazer and Ellen Potter will read and judge all entries.

Deadline: March 9, 2015

For all the info and how to enter, go to the Spilling Ink website.

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