Ever feel like you’ve got a story to tell but were too nervous to start writing? Well, it’s time to put your worries aside, grab your laptop or phone, and get typing. The Wattys are back and you’ve only got 31 days left to enter your story.
Whether you’re a new writer looking to make your mark, or an established author with a backlog of great stories you’d love to enter, we want to hear from you! The Wattys are a great opportunity to connect your tales with millions of readers around the globe.
We’re on the lookout for stories in a huge range of categories, from Trailblazers to New Voices, and in any and all genres. The Wattys Page has a complete list of awards and entry details, but the sky’s the limit. Anyone can enter, and anyone can win!
So put your imagination to work. It’s your chance to get your writing in front of over 45 million people in the world’s largest online writing contest.
What are you waiting for? You might just win a Watty.
Don’t forget to tag your stories #Wattys2016 to enter and #JustWriteIt to make sure everyone can read your work. And remember, The Wattys close August 31.
will write a story of at least 10,000 words over the next 30 days.
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