July 1 - 31: Teen Writing Contest

July 1–31, 2022

Location: Virtual

Type: Crafts and Hobbies, Special Event

Age: Teens

Does your imagination take you deep into the sea? Do Selkies haunt your dreams? Do you often wonder what a Kraken feels when it’s sleep is interrupted by ships passing over water? Summit County Libraries has just the contest for you! Enter a 5,000 word or less piece about ocean mythology, sea monsters, mythical creatures, or other under-the-sea mysteries. Genres include (but are not limited to) poetry, short story, flash fiction, or creative nonfiction. Submissions must be emailed to [email protected] by July 31st, and will be judged in August by members of the Summit County Library community. Winners will be announced in August and contacted for prize pick-up.

Email your submission to [email protected]