Entries for the 2020 Teen Creative Writing Contest will be accepted until Friday, March 6, with a formal reception held on Saturday, March 21. So bring in your poems and short stories!
There will be separate categories for middle and high schoolers, poetry and short stories, and you will have the opportunity to read your winning story (an excerpt) or poem aloud and receive a bound booklet of the entries that place. Students can submit up to 3 poems and 1 short story. Download the entry form or pick one up at any library branch. Submissions should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.