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Writing Rodeo FREE Contest

Join Kerry E.B. Black for this week’s Rodeo Contest!

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This year, spin a yarn as long as the Rio Grande (in 99 words, that is) to be a contender in a Western-themed Folk Tale or Fable event of the Carrot Ranch Writing Rodeo!Β 

Yours truly is the leader for this event, so saddle up, round β€˜em up, and write those words for a shot at winning a $25 Amazon Gift Card and your work immortalized at

How do you participate?

SIMPLE! Write ONE original folk tale or fable in 99 words. Exactly 99 words (not including title and byline) *Don’t publish the piece anywhere until after the contest is completed (The end of November, 2020) because we want the blind judging to be fair and uninfluenced.

Is there an entry fee? NO, Cowfolk! No Entry Fee!

Can I enter more than one story? No, one only. Sorry.

Deadline? All entries must be…

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  1. Charli Mills says:

    Can you best a rattlehog?

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  2. Norah says:

    Charli, I can’t see a reblog button to share this post. Marsha said she found one. What am I not doing?

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  3. Norah says:

    A Western folk tale or fable. This should be fun!

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  4. […] Fiction Rodeo is unfolding with a new event every Tuesday. Kerry E.B. Black is currently hosting Fables and Tall Tales. Colleen Chesebro is up next, and her contest is the equivalent of the figure-eight loop to […]

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