Literary Contest
October 3-5, 2014

2014 WOTS Literary Contest

The theme for the 2014 annual Write on the Sound Literary Contest was "Catch."


  • Entrants must be registered for the conference.
  • Entries must be 1,500 words or less.
  • Material must be original and not previously accepted for publication or production.
  • Conference presenters, steering committee, and persons affiliated with Edmonds Arts Commission are not eligible.
  • Winners are selected by independent judges


The Click here: ContestBooklet.pdf to read the 2014 WOTS Literary Contest Winners


Prizes are sponsored by Patricia Thorpe & Heather Krause with RBC Wealth Management.



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Conference Information

Looking forward to its 30th anniversary in October of 2015, this unique and affordable conference offers over thirty sessions on craft, marketing, publishing and specialty writing topics. The conference covers fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. It is also a fantastic opportunity to network with fellow writers. Presenters and participants come from all around the Northwest, U.S. and abroad.

Contact Us

Write on the Sound Conference

Frances Anderson Center
700 Main Street   
Edmonds, WA 98020

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The WOTS Conference is easily accessible by public transportation. Please check websites for current transportation schedules.

By Bus:  Community Transit   
By the Sounder: Sound Transit
By Train: Amtrak