What is the Winter Writing Contest?
Burnaby Public Library offers a variety of contests through out the year aimed at developing a variety of literacy skills. Our winter writing contests focuses on different aspects of writing. The winter writing contest style parameters change from year to year.
Some formats we request include:
- Short stories
- A chapter of a novel
- Graphic novels
- Song lyrics
To further inspire writing, the winter writing contest offers prompts or inspirations to incorporate into creative works.
How do I participate?
The 2015/2016 Winter Writing Contest prompt is "New Beginnings" accepted in short story format. Click here for details on the 2015/2016 writing contest requirements.