Twitter Writing Contest Results!
2, June, 2008 1 Comment
About a couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the Twitter Writing Contest organised by Copyblogger.
Well, the results of the Twitter Writing Contest are out and posted in Copyblogger’s latest posting.
Alas, yours truly didn’t win the 8GB iPod!
But here are the winning entries, taken from Copyblogger:
Time travel works!” the note read. “However you can only travel to the past and one-way.” I recognized my own handwriting and felt a chill.
Tony was a snitch, so I wasn’t surprised when his torso turned up in the river. What did surprise me, though, was where they found his head.
When Gibson hit that homerun in the fall of eighty-eight, my old man had never been so happy. He hugged me for the first time. I was eleven.
First Honorable Mention:
Happily sobbing she held the boy, her memory of his violent conception falling away. She had learned to love him, this would be her revenge.
Second Honorable Mention:
The priest at the funeral home asked if she had been a loving mother. The children all stared at each other. The silence spoke volumes.