Congratulations to The Last Writer winners!

1st place $100 Amazon Card winner, Elizabeth, for their piece called, “Essential”!

2nd place $50 Doordash winner, Devin, for their piece called, “Smoking Guns”.

You may find those pieces in our Poems and Stories section, and we highly recommend that you take a look!

We’re excited to announce our new writing competition prompt and challenge!

Drum roll, please! In honor of our upcoming new podcast about memories, our new prompt is just that —

MEMORIES: Past, Present, Future.

The extra challenge to keep you on your literary toes — No use of the words “to” or “before”.

We know everyone is waiting to hear the prizes. Please see below and keep in mind that if you are one of the top three picks and you completed the extra challenge you will also receive a $5 Starbucks gift card!

1 st prize: $75 Paypal cash prize
2 nd prize: $50 Paypal cash prize
3 rd prize: $25 Paypal cash prize

Now get writing! And remember your score depends on how many votes you get, so post early and get your friends to the site to vote! All pieces will be graded using a rubric, so watch your voice and grammar. The last day to submit a piece for this challenge is September 25th, 2020. Winners will be picked October 31st, 2020 — and prizes distributed November 1st, 2020!

-Team DarkSchuys