True Life Stories
Hello, and welcome to the True Life Story Contest.
The True Life Story Contest invites professional and amateur writers
to submit manuscripts exploring the creative non-fiction form using
themes of friendship, animals,
Christmas, or amazing coincidences. For a description
of creative non-fiction, and a brief note about who we are, see
This contest is open to anyone sixteen years of age or older who
has a true life story they would like to share with the world. For
a description of the rules of the contest, see Rules.
For a description of how to enter your story in the contest, see
July 16, 2007
We are pleased to announce the winners for the contest ending March
31, 2007. To view the winning stories, click here.
Even though we can't award a prize to every good story, there are
some we feel deserve "honourable mention", and we will
be adding these to the winners
April 14, 2007
Due to circumstances beyond our control, the contest is being suspended
for a year and the contest closing date of March 31, 2007 wil mark
the end of regular contests for now. You may still submit stories
if you wish, and they will be considered when the contest resumes.
The Web Site
This Web site is very easy to navigate. To view the different pages
in the site, click the navigation links across the top of the page,
or the bolded words in the body of each page.
Links (including email links) in the body text of the pages are
indicated by bold type.
We hope you have a good time writing your story, and we wish you
the best of luck in the contest.