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Nate Worrell
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You'll Never Win a Contest If...
You never enter. Duh. I know, it's an obvious statement. Yet, this statement rang like a bell when I read Annette Young's recent article on her writing contest website Creative Competitor. " The main element to winning is to enter in the first place. It’s a...
You never enter. Duh. I know, it's an obvious statement. Yet, this statement rang like a bell when I read Annette Young's recent article on her writing contest website Creative Competitor. "The main element to winning is to ...
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Glad the article made a difference Nate. I started off by entering writing competitions and I loved the buzz. Good luck with your writing. :-)
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Frodo, Harry Potter, Hercules, and You
Are you ready to go on an epic quest?  Ready to face nefarious foes and push towards glory? Well, at least when it comes to writing competitions? Author Annie Douglass Lima has graciously featured me in a guest posting spot. Writing Contests: Choose your Qu...
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My Personal Judgment Day
I wish I had an awesome wig to wear when I was judging the writing contests. Recently I volunteered to help On The Premises judge a writing contest, and the experience illuminated some truths that changed the way I think about and approach writing competiti...
I wish I had an awesome wig to wear when I was judging the writing contests. Recently I volunteered to help On The Premises judge a writing contest, and the experience illuminated some truths that changed the way I think abou...
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Would Howard Stern Think Writer's Have Talent?
I'm watching America's Got Talent the other night and have the following thought - could I go on the show and simply read a piece ...
I'm watching America's Got Talent the other night and have the following thought - could I go on the show and simply read a piece of my writing? Would Howard Stern like it? Can you imagine? Standing in front of an audience of...
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$800 Bursary Offered to Debut Novelists
Debut novelists can win a $800 bursary to have their novel professionally critiqued at the Writers’ Village Foundation, a not-for-profit award scheme established to help new authors. The top eight submissions will also gain personal feedback from the award ...
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New Project - Trying to map writing competitions.  Feel free to add your own.  I want to focus on LOCAL competitions, not national/international.
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Recent Reading - Jacob Appel's Novels
Any serious competitor must study the greats. In the world of writing competitions, Jacob Appel is one of them. To find out why, see   my interview with Jacob Appel.  I recently jumped into his book The Man Who Wouldn't Stand Up ,  winner of the Dundee Inte...
Any serious competitor must study the greats. In the world of writing competitions, Jacob Appel is one of them. To find out why, see  my interview with Jacob Appel. I recently jumped into his book The Man Who Wouldn't Stand U...
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Writing, Blogging, Web Design, Speech writing,
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  • CompetitiveWriter.com
    Founder, 2009
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Writing competitively since 20
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You can find a longer bio about me at my blog.  Basically I'm a numbers geek working as as an actuary but flirting with words on occasion via writing contests.
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Writing wins: Minnesota Monthly, Fanstory.com New Arrival Story, Writer's Village (shortlisted)
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