Shakti Yogi Journal Standing Rock Writing Contest

Be inspired. Be Creative. Be Radical.

Upload by March 1, 2017

First Place: $300 & Published in SYJ in print and online

Second Place: $150 plus online publishing

Third Place: $50 & publishing online

Writing Prompt:

Non-Fiction: What is the point of peaceful protest? What roll has it played in your life personally? Write about a peaceful protest you have attended and what the experience brought to the forefront of your awareness. Choose one day, hour, moment, that embodied the message and take us on a journey through the dust, smoke, sludge, whatever it is, helps us feel, taste, and smell the message of humanity in that moment.

Submission Guidelines:

+Double Spaced


+1,000-2,000 word count

*One entry per person per season

Entry Fee $10

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