Six Word Memoir Writing Contest

We know you have SIX words in you!  It is super easy to enter!

  • Like the Writing Center @ Roanoke College on Facebook.
  • Look for the Weekly Theme Wall Post.
  • Type your submission as a Comment: tell the story of the best (or worst) gift you've ever received, something that you didn't think you'd survive but did, etc......

Themes open Monday at 4 pm & close Sunday at 9 pm.  Open to students, faculty, & staff!  Weekly winners are published on Facebook, receive at $10 Sheetz gift card, and are considered for the Semester Six Word Memoirist Award, a cash prize of $100!

February 3 - 9 Unforgettable Presentations
February 10 - 16 First Dates
February 17 - 23 Random Acts of Kindness
February 24 - March 2      Olympic Dreams
March 10 - 16 Spring Break Shenanigans
March 17 - 23 Luck o' the Irish
March 24 - 30 Pet Tales
March 31 - April 6 Club Fintel
April 17 - 13 Lasting Lessons: What College Taught Me