Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Fall Frenzy Writing Contest

Calling all kidlit writers!

This is an announcement for the second annual Fall Frenzy Writing Contest hosted by Kaitlyn Sanchez, author and literary agent and Lydia Lukidis, author.

What an excellent writing opportunity to grow as a writer and become eligible for some outstanding prizes.

All kidlit genres are welcome: 

1. Board books, BB

2. Picture books, PB

3. Chapter books, CB

4. Middle grade, MG

5. Young adult, YA

6. Graphic Novel, GN

Choose one of fourteen images as a writing prompt and write a 200 word count entry.

Writers can post one entry and submit between October 1st and October 3rd on this site.

The plan is to announce the winners on October 31st.

For additional information and contest rules click on Lydia Lukidis‘ Word Press or Kaitlyn Sanchez’ blog.

Announcement . . . 

The winner of the August 26th GROG Blog Giveaway is:

Charlotte Dixon

Thank you, Charlotte, for reading and following the GROG Blog. A handcrafted 4 X 4 flower cut paper creation is in the mail.


  1. This looks like a fun contest. Thanks for sharing!

    1. You are welcome, Michelle.

      Good luck with a Fall Frenzy Writing Contest entry.

  2. Thanks so much for sharing!! Love, Kaitlyn

    1. Gracias a usted, Kaitlyn!

      Usted y Lydia son apreciados.

  3. My schedule is chock-a-block until mid-October, so I won't be able to write a story for this, but I'm happy to get the word out! Cheers!

    1. And cheers to you, Jillianne.

      All the best with your busy writing schedule.

  4. this sounds like a fun contest, I just may try to enter it. Thanks for telling us about it.

  5. Thanks, Kaitlyn and Lydia! I think this is especially needed now! Thanks to the Groggers for sharing.

  6. Thanks for posting!! Good luck all

  7. My entry is so ridiculous and wacky. Well worth taking the time to write it.