The contest asks a simple question: What's your passion? Love reading comic books, playing piano or fine-tuning the art of the afternoon nap? Tell us about it! Or perhaps you enjoy crushing friends at Wii tennis, humming in the bathtub, skipping class, texting with a certain someone, watching rugby, baking blackberry muffins or eco-travel? Your answer can be anything -- we want to know about whatever makes you ... YOU! Use any format or tone you like, just tell us in a compelling fashion what you love to do most.
The writers of the top three essays will receive a
Submissions should be 350-600 words. Entrants must be under the age of 19,
Yoursphere membership not required. All entries are due
To enter, submit your essay in the body of an email (no attachments please) to YoungWriters@Yoursphere.com" target="_new">YoungWriters@Yoursphere.com
For all the fine-print legalese, head here: http://www.Yoursphere.com/YoungWriters/Rules. All writing submitted becomes property of Yoursphere, Yoursphere can (and might!) publish your beautiful words at any time.
No Purchase Necessary. Contest ends 12/15/08. Must be between 9-18 years of age at the time of entry. Subject to Full Official Rules available at http://www.yoursphere.com. Void Where Prohibited.
Davis, CA, Yoursphere.com is the world's safest online social network. Launched in 2008 by a concerned mom, the site is strictly for youth ages 9 through 18. A dynamic, supportive environment, Yoursphere.com is filled with social hubs called "spheres," where kids with shared interests-such as music, fashion, gaming, sports, and academics-interact. Through the company's unique Create Your Future program-which provides scholarship, internship and mentorship opportunities-Yoursphere members can help realize their own goals.