The Write|Speak Writing Contest

Black Teen WritingIn honor of National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), we are kicking off our new Young Adult writing contest, The Write|Speak Writing Contest!

Young writers will have the opportunity to submit their best creative writing (poems, short-stories, essays, etc.) to the Dorothy I. Height/Benning Neighborhood Library information desk from Nov. 5 to Dec. 2. The top three written collections will be featured on our website with customized cover art.                                                   

  1. All work MUST be original.
  2. All work should be readable.
  3. All work should be well-developed.
  4. Drop off work, with name and date, at the information desk.