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How to Embrace Your Writing-Nerd and Win Contest Money

The encouraging truth about writing competitions

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“Thought you might be interested in this contest.” My stepmom sent me the link to an Australasian writing competition — with a scarily close deadline.

“No,” I told myself, firmly. “No. You have too much work on.”




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Kelly Eden

Kelly Eden

Award-winning essayist, New Zealand rainforest dweller, owner of too many writing craft books. Become a word nerd too

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