WOTS Teen Writing Contest

WOTS Teen Writing Contest

Submit an original short story and be part of the festival!


  • Writers must be in grades 7-12 and live within the boundaries of the Chinook Arch Regional Library System.
  • Story must be between 500-1,000 words.
  • Story should be submitted as a PDF and written in 12pt font, double-spaced.
  • Include your name, email, phone, and school/grade with your entry.
  • Deadline for entries is September 9th and winners will be contacted by September 16th.
  • Stories will be judged on entertainment value and writing quality.

Send your short story to word@lethlib.ca!

The Word On The Street runs from 11am to 5pm on September 23rd at the library's Main Branch.  The top three writers will get to read their stories for the teen tent audience!