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Week 9 Challenge Topic: DRIZZLE

Post by itsjoanne » Thu Mar 05, 2020 12:26 pm

Here we are at the last topic for the quarter. Did you manage to enter at all this quarter If not, there’s still time with our final topic for the quarter. The Week 9 topic is:


This word has a technical definition (for those of you who like those things): “meteorology: precipitation consisting of minute droplets of water less than 1/50th (0.02) inch (0.5 mm) in diameter.” But that’s not all.


It’s both a noun and a verb. The noun is the actual “light rain,” while the verb is the action - whether it is rain, sprinkles, or anything else you might lightly pour or let fall on something else. You really can drizzle most anything.

Have fun with the topic, and as always, you can write in any genre or style you like, AS LONG AS SOME MEANING OF THE TOPIC IS THE MAIN FOCUS OF YOUR ENTRY ... and as long as the entry conforms to the rules.

And keep this in mind: Entries may be in any style or genre, and they do not need to be overtly Christian in message. However, they must, at minimum, come from a Christian worldview/outlook. In the case of fiction, the Christian worldview/outlook may be subtle or allegorical, but it should still offer a fairly clear Christian viewpoint.

Remember to check your word count before submitting (entries must be between 150 and 750 words). A very reliable and free online word count check tool is this one:

PLEASE, always hit the preview button to check your entry before hitting the final submit button. This is the only way to make sure your entry is uploaded correctly. This is very important, particularly if you are using HTML code for the first time. Once you have previewed your entry, close the preview page and hit the submit button.

Finally, once submitted, do a check to make sure your entry is safely in the list:

So, let your creativity drizzle out (or pour, if you are so inspired!) and get an entry in before you take a nice break until we come back with the next quarter’s first topic on April 2. Hope to see you on the list!

Love, Joanne
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