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Ink About It 2018 Writing Competition

2 July 2018

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Write a short story or poem!

Winners published in Universal Magazine!
Write a family friendly short story or poem up to 1,000 words.
Works must be original and based on your interpretation of the image below:

Please submit your piece and complete the entry form. Please contact Paul Corb if you have any questions.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Entry is free
  2. Only one entry per person
  3. Submissions must be family friendly
  4. Entry is open to anyone who is aged 13-18 years and lives, works, goes to school or recreates in the City of Kingston
  5. Your piece, a short story or poem, must be original and must be inspired by the photograph above
  6. Word limit: 1,000 words
  7. Entries close Saturday 22 September 2018
  8. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into
  9. The top three entries will be published in Kingston Youth Services’ Universal magazine

More information

For more info and to enter, please contact Paul Corb or drop in to Youth Services at Southland


For the Junior Competition, please see Kingston Libraries website.