About the Competition

SOTA is pleased to announce the eighth edition of its annual nation-wide creative writing competition.


If you will be in Primary 6 in 2024 and have a love for writing, you are invited to take part in this competition.


Step 1:

Pick one of the prompts.

  1. Where you wake up one morning in a strange city. 
  2. When a photograph comes alive on the night of the Summer Moon.
  3. When an unexpected postcard arrives for you.
  4. About the day of the singing rain.
Step 2: Write an original short story of no more than 450 words, based on the prompt you have chosen.
Step 3: Register your details here.
Step 4: Submit your story (via the submit writing button in the header).  

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