My father, Steve Burt, still has a few free Kindle ebooks left to give away:
Send your name and email address to pasStev@aol.com
Write On! Online’s monthly contests are designed to encourage you to give those writing muscles a workout.
THE DECEMBER CHALLENGE: HOLIDAY TRADITIONS
As 2009 comes to an end, let’s celebrate! Write 200 to 400 words on your favorite holiday tradition. It doesn’t matter what you celebrate – Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, New Years, Winter Solstice, or something else. It can be a current tradition or one you remember doing as a child. Don’t have a holiday tradition? Now is a great time to create one.
1st Place: A medium-length (or 21,000 word) one-reader iScript, and have your story published on Write On! Online
Submit 200 to 400 words about your holiday tradition in the body of an email email@example.com by Thursday, December 31. Winners will be announced on Tuesday, January 19, 2010, in the January Write On! Newsletter.
Nov. 19 deadline; 8,000 words or fewer; small cash prizes
Entry and info here: http://www.cynicmag.com/feature.aspx?articleid=2895