2018 Adult Creative Writing Contest

The 41st Annual Adult Creative Writing Contest is held to encourage and recognize creative writing among adults. Presented by Friends of the Tulsa City-County Libraries.

The contest is open to any person 18 years old or older who:

  • resides, works or attends school in Tulsa County, or
  • has a nonresident Tulsa City-County Library card, and
  • is not a member of the creative writing contest committee or a judge of the contest

Only unpublished manuscripts are accepted. Unpublished and published writers are encouraged to compete.

Deadline for submission: March 31, 2018.  DOWNLOAD COMPLETE RULES AND ENTRY FORM HERE.

Find a complete list of 2017 winners below, along with the winning entries. (Entries may not be reprinted without the explicit permission of the author.)