Gotham always has a writing contest (or two) going. These contests are a great way to stretch your talent and imagination, and we dangle nice prizes to give you extra motivation. Check out our current contests. And it's worth a look at the winners and finalists in our past contests; the quality of work always amazes us.


A Very Short Story Contest

Deadline: May 16, 2016

The story goes that Ernest Hemingway won a bet by writing a short story that ran fewer than ten words

We would like to make a similar bet with you. Write a great short story in ten words or fewer. Winner gets a free Gotham class.

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Deadline: monthly

Each month we invite you to post a story on Twitter using #storieseverywhere for a chance to win a free class.

Your stories (which can be true or made up) will be inspired by what you see, know, or do, and they should relate in some way to our monthly “themes.”

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