About the Escondido Writers Group Annual Writing Competition
The Escondido Writer's Group Writing Competition highlights the intellectual and creative accomplishments of writers in the San Diego region. This year marks our 2nd year!
A call for fiction or non-fiction (excluding poetry) submissions goes on between February 1, 2020–March 15, 2020. The winner will be announced at the Escondido Writers Group Meeting on May 5, 2020.
Entries should be:
• Typed or in electronic format
• 2500 word limit
• Double spaced, one-inch margins
• Name only on cover sheet. All entries are ‘blind’ read by 3 published writers
Prizes will be given for the follow categories:
• Secret Judge Special Award
• Honorable Mention
Please drop entries off at the Library Information Desk or email to