Six Word Memoir Writing Contest
Six Word Memoir Kick-Off at the Activities Fair: Send-Off Stories
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Enter the SIX WORD MEMOIR WRITING CONTEST!
We know you have SIX words in you! Six perfect words to tell the story of your wise and wacky grandmother, a time when you put things off to the last minute, or any of the other upcoming themes in our contest! It's super easy to enter.
Simple LIKE the Writing Center @ Roanoke College on Facebook.
Look for the Weekly Theme Wall Post and type your submission as a Comment.
Themes are open Monday at 4 pm and close on Sunday at 9 pm. Open to students, faculty and staff! Weekly winners are published on Facebook and receive at $10 Sheetz gift card. Winners are considered for the Semester Six Word Memoirist Award, a cash prize of $100.
So, what six words tell your story?
|September 8-14||First Impressions|
|September 15-21||Brief History of My Hometown|
|September 22-28||Summer Love|
|September 29 - October 5||Stupid Questions...?|
|October 6-12 (Midterm)||Moment of Frustration|
|October 20-26||Can You Ever Go Home Again?|
|October 27 - November 2||Scary Stories|
|November 3-9||Tales of the Lost|
|November 10-16||Unsung Heroes|
|November 17-23||Letter to Santa|