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Writer vs. Writer Challenge on Reddit

The writing section of reddit will host a Writer vs. Writer challenge this week. UPDATE: Sign up has been closed on the writing challenge.

Your work will be judged by community comments on reddit. The last Writer vs. Writer challenge counted 88 participants and 53 submissions. Check it out:

Writer vs Writer is a battle between 4 randomly drawn participating writers. Each has the same amount of time to write the best short story (~750 words) on a randomly assigned prompt. It’s a quick fun challenge for you to enjoy as a break from your main projects. See some examples: Match Thread 2 Match Thread 1 … The winner of the battle is the person who receives the most votes. Voting is public, you need to leave a comment to a story for a point to be awarded and anyone may vote. The winner of a battle gets awarded 2 points, whilst points are shared equally in the event of a tie vote.

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