My Ideal Writing Weekend Group Writing Competition

Absorbing Writing’s Emma Bird and Joanna Young (you loved her in that Confident Writing blog as well) recently announced this dreamy group writing project.

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Your Ideal Writing Weekend

In Joanna and Emma’s words: “Tell us about the ingredients of your ideal writing weekend. That might be a weekend you’ve already enjoyed, one that you’ve got planned, or one that you’re hoping to take part in, some day…You might talk about how this relates to the writing process: getting past writer’s block, finding the right words, tapping into your muse.”


  • Should be a new post, maximum 500 words.
  • Your text should be readable by all ages.
  • The post must contain a link back to Absorbing Writing: Writing Workshops In Italy.
  • To submit your entry, email the title and permalink to info [at] absorbingwriting [dot] com.


There will be 5 winners as determined by the contest judge, Lea Woodward of Location Independent.

  1. First prize: £50 (US$100) Amazon gift certificate
  2. Second prize: £25 (US$50) Amazon gift certificate
  3. 3 Runners up: £5 (US$10) Amazon gift certificate

Additionally, every entrant will earn 4 links to their entry.

Submission Deadline

Friday September 1st 2008, midnight your time

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