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Literary Jurors and Friday Fun…

February 7, 2014
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Literary News:

With the jurors chosen for the Neustadt Prize, there is the usual buzz of excitement as to whom they will ultimately choose.

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http://www.worldliteraturetoday.org/world-literature-today-announces-2014-neustadt-international-prize-literature-jurors#.UvQLq_ldXfI

Apart from the $50,000, which every writer would welcome with open arms, the winner receives a replica of an eagle feather cast in silver and a certificate of recognition. The feather is stunning and worthy of  a picture. Isn’t it beautiful?

Have you ever entered a prestigious competition?

Quotes:

There are two kinds of writer: those that make you think, and those that make you wonder.- Brian Aldiss

Have something to say, and say it as clearly as you can. That is the only secret.- Matthew Arnold

Friday Fun – Starter sentence: The old woman was laughing hysterically sitting at the bus stop.    

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Why was she laughing? Do you join in?

Share your response…

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