creative writing contests

Dear Ma, – CLOSED

When was the last time you told your Mom how much you loved her? Here’s your chance to not only confess your love but also to give her the best gift, this Mother’s day.

Write a letter to your mother and get it published with us!

Three is company!

Here are the top 3 poems on this prompt! wholesomehuman_._._ Three words it took for them to hunt me away,“I have schizophrenia” I said, and they left me astray.What’s real and what’s fake I couldn’t say,My delusions and hallucinations made… Read More ›

FemmeFluenza

Announcing our very first exclusively-for-women-writers story-writing contest FemmeFluenza – ‘Cos life is all about celebrating womanhood and surviving through various challenges it brings along! โ€“ SUBMISSION GUIDELINES โ€“ Theme: Survival stories through various challenges faced by women – be it prejudices, physical… Read More ›

The Indian January

Aren’t we always biased towards towards this month? January is all about new beginnings, pleasing winters, wearing sweaters to school, Makar Sankranti, kite-flying, Republic day programmes, second term tests in school and so much more! We thought this would make… Read More ›

Nobody Sees…

It spooks me wherever I go               So, I hide in the darkest corner where it leaves                       It loudly roars my secrets to the ground on which it crawls                     And haunts me at my own being.         It makes me lose my… Read More ›

HER

A brand new day, I smiled looking at myself in the mirror,Sporting my bright yellow dress after a long time I pondered, “I finally look great!” Suddenly I heard a voice creeping up on me,Someone I didn’t quite recognise, who… Read More ›