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For this activity, you'll pledge to unplug from your digital media for 24 full hours. Anyone who takes part will receive a community merit badge that best refects their digital detox day.

Digital Detox  (13+)
Can you go without for a day?
#2225592 by Annette

Posted by Annette on Jun 29, 2020 at 2:12pm  

In this contest, I am allowing up to three entries per person per round to be posted here. I will also be looking for a Topic of the Month Coordinators who are willing to accept the ability to give the topic of the month and other tasks.

Poetry Topic of the Month Contest  (13+)
Win up to 5,000 GPs. It ends at midnight at the end of June 2020. Suggest the topic.
#2216416 by Sharmelle's Expressions

Posted by Sharmelle's Expressions on Jun 22, 2020 at 11:36pm  

Government appreciation month. Post your joke, any joke, and you could win mega gift points, or even a comedy merit badge. No topics, no due dates. Win daily prizes, and try not to laugh.

Keenest Joker  (ASR)
Use your sense of humor and win gift points. Try not to laugh.
#1944443 by Jreese

Posted by Jreese on Jun 18, 2020 at 1:56pm  

The idea is that we are going to travel throughout WDC, which will be our galaxy, We will visit different stars (authors) and land on their planets (ports) where the officers of the starship will find a line in a story to use as a prompt.

Space Blog  (ASR)
This will hopefully be a daily blog.
#2223838 by Chris Breva Congrats Quills!

Posted by Chris Breva Congrats Quills! on Jun 10, 2020 at 9:09am  

Solve the cryptogram for a chance to win up to 12,750 gift points, with an option to receive a Merit Badge. Round 111 has begun, and a new clue is revealed roughly each day.

Crack Kraken's Code Contest  (13+)
Follow the clues and decipher the message to win prizes!
#746016 by Chonky Angery Kraken

Posted by Chonky Angery Kraken on Jun 2, 2020 at 6:54pm  

Round 119 has begun! Enter through noon on Friday, June 19, for a chance to win up to 15,000 GPs.

ACRO*BATICS [Round Over]  (13+)
I supply an acronym; you make up what it stands for. My favorite entries win gift points!
#921363 by Chonky Angery Kraken

Posted by Chonky Angery Kraken on May 30, 2020 at 1:43pm  

Open Call for Poetry!
Poets in the Asia Pacific region - submit your poetry to an anthology about your experiences with end-of-life care . Entry is free. 4 February - 30 June 2020.

Open Call For Asia Pacific poets  (E)
Looking for poetry submissions from poets in the Asia Pacific region about palliative care
#2220548 by thousandcranes

Posted by thousandcranes on Apr 29, 2020 at 4:52am  

If you want to improve your writing, cure writer's block or just want the practice, this exercise will help you: Work on Characterisation ~ Writing from a definite point of view ~ Showing not telling ~ Fire up your writing brain.

A Writing Exercise  (18+)
For those wanting to improve their story writing, overcome writer's block or just practice
#2219764 by A E Willcox

Posted by A E Willcox on Apr 21, 2020 at 12:43pm  

A publication opportunity for WDC fantasy writers

 Writing.com Fantasy Anthology  (E)
An anthology featuring fantasy short stories exclusively by WDC authors
#2219597 by Charity Marie-Missing Hubby

Posted by Charity Marie-Missing Hubby on Apr 21, 2020 at 12:16am  

Giving your Faith a place to express your love for God.

The Lighthouse Poetry Contests  (E)
Contests With A Christian Theme
#1742964 by LegendaryMasK❤

Posted by LegendaryMasK❤ on Apr 12, 2020 at 9:42am  

Need something lighthearted to pass the time? It's time to poke fun at (new) cliche quotes! If you leave something clever enough, your quote could be included as a prompt in a future contest. (The "adult" version has also been updated.)

Fill in the Blank  (18+)
Put your spin on these quotes!
#1349558 by Elisa-Stik Stuck Inside

Posted by Elisa-Stik Stuck Inside on Apr 5, 2020 at 12:08pm  

I don't think that this Challenge has ever been done before. Please let me know if it has. And I will remove it if I need to do it.

 The Five Gets You Five Challenge  (E)
Do you want five thousand GPs? Just get a five-rating review from me and you get it.
#2217413 by PureSciFi

Posted by PureSciFi on Mar 30, 2020 at 1:52am  

A lot of us are leaning on podcasts right now as we self-quarantine/isolate. Share your favorite podcasts here! Chat with your fellow WDCers! We'll get through this together!

The Podcast Exchange  (ASR)
What are YOU listening to?
#2216980 by LizCo252

Posted by LizCo252 on Mar 25, 2020 at 9:44pm  

Welcome to the RAOK Raffle! Tickets for just 500 gps each!

The RAOK Raffle!   (E)
Welcome to the RAOK raffle!
#2209671 by Xiea's bored...

Posted by eyestar-power out! on Mar 20, 2020 at 6:36pm  

An auction to celebrate the 4 seasons! Let's get together and raise as many gp's as we can!! Collect a trinket just by visiting - and get rewards for donating!!! Welcome to the spring 2020 round!!!

The Four Seasons Auction  (E)
An auction to celebrate the four seasons.
#2115288 by Rhoswen - Goal Reacher

Posted by Rhoswen - Goal Reacher on Mar 10, 2020 at 9:54pm  

Do you like Merit Badges? Write a review and get a ticket. It's that simple.

Spread the Love Raffle  (13+)
Do you like Merit Badges? Write a review and get a ticket!
#2132498 by Kittiara

Posted by Kittiara on Mar 3, 2020 at 4:30pm  

Your challenge: Share one professionally written poem (or excerpt) per day for 30 days, and tell us why you like it. What part is the best? Why is it special to you? What are your thoughts on the poet?

Pursue the Horizon - Open for Signups  (13+)
30-Day Poetry Blogging Challenge - Begins March 1
#2076114 by Cinn

Posted by Cinn on Feb 26, 2020 at 1:39am  

An auction and raffle fundraiser extravaganza with so many fab prizes, you get high on the sugar rush. Runs March 1st through March 31st.

Mad Hatter's Tea Party  (E)
March Madness at the Mad Hatter's Tea Party Raffle & Auction Extravaganza.
#2074069 by Choconut 🍫

Posted by Choconut 🍫 on Feb 20, 2020 at 7:01am  

Sign ups now for a writing activity/challenge that deals with the 'sensical' and 'nonsensical' begin now! Come join the fun!

Wonderland  (13+)
a "nonsensical" writing activity.
#2212324 by iKïyå§ama

Posted by iKïyå§ama on Feb 14, 2020 at 10:04am  

Worn out from auctions and nail biter raffles? Fear not. All this fundraiser activity wants from you is gift points and you are guaranteed to receive a merit badge. Come check it out.

The Simple Fundraiser  (E)
Support groups and activities around Writing.Com
#1889041 by Annette

Posted by Annette on Feb 13, 2020 at 4:58pm  

Come join the fun and participate ~ unless you're afraid to open the door...

 The Walking Dead ~ Zombie Attack   (18+)
Do you dare stepping outside your door to confront the dead?
#2211508 by Gaby

Posted by Gaby on Feb 9, 2020 at 3:54pm  

An encouraging place to help other WDC members reach their goals while we work on reaching ours. Come join us for some fun!

Destination: Goal Zone  (E)
A community to help each other reach our goals.
#2207262 by Rhoswen - Goal Reacher

Posted by Rhoswen - Goal Reacher on Dec 28, 2019 at 5:27pm  

Ever heard of 20-20 is hindsight? In a year, do you want to look back at 2020 and think "woulda, shoulda, coulda" or do you want to look back at 2020 with a new sleek merit badge and 52 new pieces in your portfolio? The choice is yours.

I Write in 2020  (E)
Write and review once a week for all of 2020
#2208028 by Annette

Posted by Annette on Dec 20, 2019 at 11:25am  

Enter to have a GIFTSKET. Give Love on Christmas day.

WDC Public Gift Giving Party  (E)
An activity to express love through giving-is now OPEN
#2206039 by Samberine Everose

Posted by Samberine Everose on Dec 19, 2019 at 12:06am  

A discussion place for all of us to learn from each other. We exchange views and keep conversations going about poetic techniques, forms, and anything else that pertains to poetry.

The Poet's Place   (E)
Poets can discuss, review, request reviews, etc. of their unique form of writing.
#1937699 by Dave

Posted by Dave on Dec 5, 2019 at 6:42pm  

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