It's All Write

There is a story only you can tell. Here’s your chance to let the world hear it.

Enter Loudoun County Public Library’s It’s All Write Short Story Writing Contest for Teens for a chance to win $200.

Students in Grades 6-12 must submit their entries (one story per student) using the form below between Jan. 1 and March 1. Prizes will be awarded for both middle- and high-school divisions, with $200 presented for first place, $100 for second place and $50 for third place. See the Submission Requirements and FAQ pages for details.

Ellen Oh, author of the Prophecy series, will deliver the keynote address during an awards party on Saturday, May 12.

Get inspired and hone your storytelling skills during our teen writing workshop series. Participation in the writing contest is not required to attend these workshops:

Writing Tips and Character Development with Nathan Leslie

Writing Workshops with Ernest Solar

Questions? Need more information? Email

2018 It's All Write Entry Form