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6 Word Story Contest for Teens

Monday, February 1 – Sunday, February 28, 2021

Legend has it that Ernest Hemingway placed a bet that he could write a story in just six words. If the legend is true, he won with “For Sale: Baby Shoes, Never Worn.” Now it is your turn! The Homewood Public Library is challenging any 6th-12th grader in Jefferson County to write a story with just six words. Students can submit two original six word stories via the library’s website. If submitting two stories, please submit them one at a time. Our judges will read each story and determine 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place winners. Winners will be announced the first week of March

Six Word Story Contest
Grade Level
Please enter the name of the school you attend. If you are homeschooled please just write the word homeschooled in the text field.