Power of 12 Short Stories

Prompt to Publication | Cheryl Rush Cowperthwait

Today we are celebrating Cheryl Rush Cowperthwait. Since 12 Short Stories started in 2017 we’ve seen many of our writers go on to publish and accomplish great things with their writing. The Prompt to Publication emails are all about celebrating these writers and their wonderful stories. I hope these interviews will help you and teach you.. Read More Read More
Power of 12 Short Stories

What is an Author Platform? | The Power of 12 Short Stories

In the first post of the Prompt to Publication series, I spoke about the Power of 12 Short Stories and how you can use it to build your author platform. We saw how our writers have used their stories to create brands and publish books, but right now, I want to take a step back... Read More Read More
Power of 12 Short Stories

Prompt to Publication | Marilize Roos

Today we’re celebrating Marilize Roos. Since 12 Short Stories started in 2017 we’ve seen many of our writers go on to publish and accomplish great things with their writing. The Prompt to Publication emails are all about celebrating these writers and their wonderful stories.  I hope these emails will help you and teach you how.. Read More Read More
Write the Crap Out of It

Template: How to write a book blurb

How do you write a book blurb? And other things about self-publishing that were harder than they should have been. The only people who think writing a book is hard are the ones who haven’t tried writing the blurb. Let’s be honest, once you have finished a manuscript you get to pat yourself on the.. Read More Read More

Poetry Deadlines 2020 – A list of dates

Poetry Deadlines for 2020 PDF: POETRY DEADLINES 2020 Read More

Submit Your Second Poem for the 2020 Poetry Challenge Today

It’s time to submit your second poem. Remember to post your poem on www.deadlinesforwriters.com and comment on four. The poem must please be in answer to the prompt. I hope you enjoy reading and learning. I will accept and approve posts for Use Onomatopoeia from 4 March 2020, 8:00 (Johannesburg time | GMT +2:00), until 5 March.. Read More Read More

Submit Your Second Short Story For 2020 Today

Your second short stories are due for the 12 Short Stories Writing Challenge. Are you ready? I hope you are enjoying learning and reading such great stories in the writing community. Remember post one, comment on four. Enjoy your feedback and good luck for today. I will accept and approve posts for For hire (Word count: 1000.. Read More Read More

Submit Your Eighth Short Story For 2020 Today

Submit Your Eighth Short Story For 2020 # Today Submit number eight before it’s too late. Please make sure you stick to the deadlines and times. I don’t approve stories that are posted late. The deadlines are there to help us. Remember to post one story on www.deadlinesforwriters.com and comment on four. I will accept.. Read More Read More

12 Short Stories | Tips and Tricks | How does the website work?

The 12 Short Stories Challenge is about is about beating procrastination butt by writing 12 Short Stories in 12 months. These Tips and Tricks will help you make the most of the Deadlines For Writers website. How to Submit your Short Story for 12 Short Stories:  The deadline: The deadline for 12 Short Stories is.. Read More Read More

Submit Your First Short Story For 2020 Today

2020 has started with a bang and, at last, January is over and the year is in full swing. Welcome to all the new writers who have joined the 12 Short Stories Writing Challenge. I hope you will all have a wonderful year with us and enjoy your experience with the awesome writing community. Submit.. Read More Read More

The Runner by Jens Grabarske

    The cool air cut into my lungs like a blade. My sides screamed for a change of pace, for a stop. But I refused. I had to. I had to catch up with Mike. That was all that mattered. Nothing else. Read More
12 Short Stories in 12 Months

A Whole New Decade of Writing – 12 Short Stories Challenge

Welcome to the 12 Short Stories Writing Challenge for 2020. We are very excited about a whole new decade of writing and are looking forward to another year of amazing short stories. Beat procrastination and embrace the awesome power of deadlines. Today marks the beginning of the 2020 challenge. The goal is to write 12.. Read More Read More