Writing Contests

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2021 Contests

March 2021 Writing Prompt

NEW! Try this writing prompt and submit your story for the March issue.
Submissions will be accepted until February 15th.
Only one (1) story will appear in the magazine, but I will include all other qualifying submissions right here on the Opal Writers’ website!


Write a 950 word story in the science fiction genre. It’s about an actor and should include a game controller. Also use the sentence ‘Everyone keeps ignoring me.’ Bonus prompt: Your character is fearless to the point of stupidity.