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Writing Contest


SUMMER 2015 TRUE STORY WRITING CONTEST by/for kids/teens WINNER: ANGELINA CAO, of Portland, Oregon, as chosen by reader ratings. Her story: "Tonsillectomy"

THANK YOU to everyone who participated in the Summer 2015 true story writing contest. All true stories posted in the kids/teens categories from July through September were eligible to win. The winner was chosen from the combined total of ratings given to their story.


ESPECIALLY WANTED: TRUE STORIES by/for KIDS & TEENS: Note that stories posted in these categories will have the highest chance of being featured on the front page of Storystar due to less competition for the spotlight.

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PREVIOUS CONTEST WINNERS:

5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY TRUE STORY CONTEST WINNER SELECTED BY READERS:
To BokoHaram With Love,
BY MELODY KUKU, OF NIGERIA


2011 STORYSTAR SHORT STORY WRITING
CONTEST WINNERS HAVE BEEN DETERMINED BY READERS!

Best true story written by or for a child: TIE:
Sweet Memories by Philip Baryaruha
& Harvesting Season by Justin Lagat

Best true story written by or for a teen:
The Things Cancer Can Not Do by Gabrielle

Best true story written by or for an adult:
From Behind the Window by William Cline

Best fiction story written by or for a child:
Captain Nolan the Sandbender Saves the Ocean by Linda McMann

Best fiction story written by or for a teen:
The Ghost by Nicole Izmaylov

Best fiction story written by or for an adult:
Baby Sugar by Carol Jo Pettit

STORY STAR OF THE YEAR:
Through the Eyes of an Eagle by ELAINE FABER

(Determined by the grand total of accumulated points earned by ALL of Elaine's stories published on Storystar during the entire year, as well as the overall quality of her contributions. The above story is just one among many great stories that she has generously shared, so please be sure to click on the link below it to read 'More stories by this author'.)

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2010 Writing Contest Winners
(Determined by highest rating and number of votes):

Her Name Means Hope in Arabic by Judy Jones

First runner up: Two Spirit by Phil Whitley
Second runner up: Mr D and Cynicism by Ari Sam

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Pre-launch Short Story Contest Winners

(Determined by panel of four judges who were provided with only the story to read, with no knowledge of the author's name and location. Note that the stories entered in this first early contest formed the basis for the creation of Storystar):


A Cold Touch by Dale Flowers

First runner up: The Mistress by Arlene Hartzell
Second runner up: Her Conclusion by Jason James Parker



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