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June 4, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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We are thrilled to announce the winners of the "Time Ticks, Time Heals" writing contest! This contest invited writers to explore the profound themes of time and healing, and we were overwhelmed by the depth and creativity of the submissions. Each entry took us on a journey through the complexities of time's passage and the power of healing, leaving us inspired and moved.

Congratulations to Our Winners. June is the start of something new. So, let's make the most use of our time here in this serene world and be part of the legacy. On behalf of the Wingless Dreamer Team, we wish you all the best.

Verses and Vignettes winning announcement

May 3, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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Verses Victorious: Celebrating Creativity!

 

Amidst a sea of exceptional talent, one entry stood out above all others, shining brightly like a guiding star in the night sky. It is with great pleasure and admiration that we crown the champion of Verses and Vignettes! Congratulations on this well-deserved honor!

Winner or not, we all have found a great strength in our life full of vignettes. Let's make a toast to those who never give up. That means a toast to us, duh!

Apr 2, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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We're thrilled to unveil the talented victors of our Summer Poetry 2 Writing Contest!

Congratulations to our poetic wordsmiths who captured the essence of summer in their verses, weaving tales that danced with the warmth of the season's sun and the gentle breeze of inspiration.

Stay tuned as we showcase the winning entries, each a vibrant celebration of the joys and memories that summer brings.'

Thank you to all participants for sharing your creativity and passion for storytelling. Let's continue to embrace the beauty of words together!

Feb 27, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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This February we are here to celebrate the love for poetry. Let's unveil the true essence of reciting poems in this realm of commercialisation. Bring human sentiments, nature appreciation, booklovers' desire and the magic of English Literature into the picture- we got it covered through our February Writing Contest in the anthology, Breathing Poetry.

Life is what you make it and as a poet let's breathe some poems and appreciate the art of writing through the book, Breathing Poetry. Beforehand, let's announce the winners whose works stand out from the crowd and make this publication possible.

Jan 13, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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When the sun goes down and stars come out, a new literary star is born. Wingless Dreamer publisher is proud to announce the winner of our writing contest, Heavenly Harmonies.

Before we announce the winner, we would wholeheartedly, passionately, ardently, sweetly, and lavishly would like to salute the bravehearts who have trusted us with their submissions. You folks deserve a big round of applause because as a bunch of writers, we do understand 'behind the scenes'. It takes a lot of effort to portray emotions in a creative writing piece. We hope that through this publishing community, we successfully grow the garden of aspiring poets who are resilient and bombastic in nature.

Nov 24, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

It's Crystal Clear

Release all apprehensions and envision your goals, dreams, and destiny with utmost clarity. Embrace yourself and manifest your aspirations. Wingless Dreamer Publisher proudly unveils the victor of the "It's Crystal Clear Writing Contest." Explore it now!

Winner or not, we would like to give a big shout-out to all the participants who participated with us in this contest. It's not about the winning title or honorarium but about giving your poetry a chance. Today we celebrate in the midst of a chaotic and commercialised world. Poetry is not dead and through this publishing community, we are making sure of it. All the best.

Oct 23, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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May we ask, what connects us all? What's that one thing that is common to us of all and doesn't discriminate on the basis of caste, creed, gender, sexual preferences, ethnicity or background? The Earth, almighty Mother Nature.

This contest was not about writing poems on the sun, moon, river or bees, but about very sensitive matters such as human nature. Through this contest, the Wingless Dreamer Publisher wanted to resurface human emotions and kindle the spirit of the truest self. We wanted our writers to break the boundaries and write what they felt like. Let the naked emotions flow along with the ink and let the readers sing the melody of to be what you meant to be.

Sep 19, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

The winner of the Symphony of Seasons was adorned with a crown of flowers

In a crescendo of creativity, our esteemed panel of judges has traversed through a multitude of entrancing verses, seeking the embodiment of seasons in poetic form. After careful deliberation, we are thrilled to announce the victor of the Symphony of Seasons Poetry Contest.

Breathe in, Breathe out, Breathe through, Breathe loud. Let's sing the symphony of seasons. The wait is over. Beat the drums, the winner of Symphony of Seasons Poetry Contest 2023 is...

Aug 11, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Dreamer's Chronicles

Welcome to a realm where imagination knows no limits – our open-themed writing contest invites you to journey into a world where dreams reign supreme. As we pull back the curtain, a constellation of exceptional winners and finalists comes into view, their literary brilliance shining through within the pages of "Dreamer's Chronicles." Prepare to be captivated by the enchanting tales spun by these remarkable writers, as they infuse their narratives with a touch of magic that resonates with readers and dreamers alike.

Stay tuned for the unveiling of the victorious narratives that have emerged triumphant in this literary voyage. Each story has woven its unique threads into the rich tapestry of "Dreamer's Chronicles".

April 27, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

the misty cauldron writing contest

Wingless Dreamer hoped to welcome the new year with a magical touch. The Chinese Year of the Rabbit inspired us to go beyond the mortal world and extend our services to different realms. We were overwhelmed by the support that we received from everyone.

We did face a few obstacles on our way (Courtesy of the evil wizards) but we are finally here!
 

Snowflakes, and Masterpieces: Announcing the Cold-Crowned Princess of our Winter Poetry Contest!

March 18, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Winner announcement forCrystalline Whispers

Winter is an icy wonderland of soft, white silence and shimmering beauty as snowflakes dance along with the wind. It is a time of reflection and contemplation as melancholic winter embraces us with its endless possibilities. The winter season has always been a source of inspiration for poets and writers alike...

February 6, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE BIRDS POETRY CONTEST

“A bird sitting on a tree is never afraid of the branch breaking because her trust is not on the branch but on her own wings.” – Anonymous Similarly, We at Wingless Dreamer hope to help poets spread their wings and gain confidence in their writings. Birds represent freedom, grace, love, strength, longevity, eternity, happiness, …

November 23, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Dulce Poetica

Hello Wingless Dreamers, With 2022 almost coming to an end, we are excited to announce the winner of the Dulce Poetica Contest 2022. Before we announce the winner we would like to raise the glass to make a toast to all the participants who trusted us with their work. We were thoroughly impressed with the submitters’ tender …

October 8, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

My Unheard September

Hello, beautiful people, It’s been a splendid journey for our editors to unfold the submissions from all around the world for our poetry contest, My Unheard September. The theme of this contest was to write a poem based on the importance of September in one’s life. For this poetry contest, we asked writers to explore …

August 19, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Sea Poetry

Hello, beautiful people, Sea or Seashore? Congratulations to everyone! We are pleased to inform you that the following authors’ poems have been chosen for our upcoming anthology, Sea or Seashore. We received many entries from around the world. For the Sea or Seashore Poetry Contest 2022, we asked writers to explore all aspects of the …

June 27, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

The Black Haven dark poetry

Hello, beautiful people, Congratulations to everyone! We are pleased to inform you that the following authors’ poems have been immortalized in our upcoming anthology, The Black Haven. To our delight, we received many entries from around the world. For The Black Haven Dark Poetry Contest 2022, we wanted writers to nurture ethical responsibilities and tackle the …

May 16, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Ink-the-Universe

Ink the universe: The splash of ink has decided on its wielder! After careful consideration and discussion, our judging panel has come to a final decision. It’s been quite a difficult tug-of-war game but at last, we managed to agree upon a unanimous decision. Before we announce the names of the winner, we would like …

April 25, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

3 Elements Writing Contest

3 Elements Poetry Review Broken Memory Name When you hear these words, what comes to your mind? We posed the same question to budding writers and asked for their finest poetries using just these three elements. Choosing the winner was a mind-boggling experience for our judges- Clay Holden and Ruchi Acharya! …

March 11, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Erotica of eternity

Hello everyone, Hope you all are doing well. We apologize but there had been a delay in announcing the winners of the Erotica Poetry Contest 2022. We’ve been going through the hundreds of entries over the past few weeks, giving plenty of time to each submission, and eventually got down to a shortlist of around …

January 24, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Garden of poets

Air: our thoughts Fire: our passion Water: our emotions Earth: ourselves According to ancient Greek philosophy, the universe is comprised of just these four elements. Our mind, body and soul are also made up of these eternal elements within us. Wingless Dreamer’s publisher organized a poetry contest that included …

The Revelation: Meet the Masterminds Behind Mother's Reverie

May 24, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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Among all the poignant tales celebrating motherhood, one story stood out, capturing our hearts with its profound depth and beauty. The judges were captivated by its raw emotion and masterful storytelling. Now, prepare to be enthralled as we reveal the singular champion of Mother's Reverie, whose words have left an indelible mark on our souls.

It doesn't matter whether you win or lose, together let's say thanks to all the mothers out there who played an integral role in our lives. With the help of poetry let's spread the message of motherhood, kindness and an oath to make this world a better place to live in for our future generations. 

Apr 25, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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Attention all poets and wordsmiths! It's time to announce the winners who successfully unleashed their creativity and paid tribute to the incredible women in this serene world! Introducing the winning announcement for "Hey There, Delilah!" poetry contest, where we've invited writers from all around the world to craft a heartfelt poem that celebrates the strength, beauty, and resilience of women everywhere. Whether it's a tribute to a special woman in their life or an ode to the collective power of women, we wanted to hear them all. After careful consideration by our judges Shreya Mishra and Ruchi Acharya, we have made our final selection of the winners. Good luck! 

Apr 2, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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Uncover the hidden meanings behind the mysterious and gloomy words of poetry within the dark anthology, "Into the Gloom." The soul-creeping, nerve-wracking, spine-chilling, bone-melting poems will leave you astonished, quite possibly knocking you off your chair.

Let's continue the legacy of dark poetry by submerging ourselves into the shallow waters of haunting verses and soul-gripping poetic devices. Without any further ado, let's announce the lords of the dark poetry who embellished the winning title in their name. The names are...

Feb 10, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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This Valentine, let your heart set free and roam around Saturn's rings into the deep space. Wingless Dreamer Publisher brings you a serene outer space experience through our anthology, "Hearts in Orbit". But before you get your hands on it, let's see who won the crown of the best writer of the universe.

 

Dup-luv, Dup-luv, dup-luv.

With rich imagery and heart-throbbing poetic styles, we bring you the magical experience of indulging your senses in the art of poetry. Without any further ado, check out the winners.

Jan 2, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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Tis was the season to celebrate life, love, and the profound beauty that surrounds us. We ask writers and poets to let their verses dance with the magic of the holidays and the essence of existence. This December, we invited them to weave a tapestry of emotions, capturing the joy, resilience, and enchantment that life bestows upon us.

Today we are feeling bombastic to announce the grand winner of Festive Extravaganza Writing Contest 2023. We can't help to play the song, "I like to move it, move it" from Madagascar as we announce the result. Beat the drums. The winner is....

Nov 15, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Spiritual Writing Contest

How does it feel to be able to unfold different dimensions unseen and untold through the medium of poetry? To make use of all your senses and awaken your body and mind at its threshold energy. That's the power of literature to open up the magical realms of emotions.

This month, Wingless Dreamer Publisher hosted a Spiritual writing contest to highlight the significance of inheriting spiritual knowledge. Spirituality is like a cornucopia of inner peace, tranquillity and reassurance.

Oct 17, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Regency Reflections

Dive into the sultry summer of Great Britain during the Georgian Era, where Georgians witnessed the birth of industrialization, radicalism, and repression. On one scale there was extreme luxury while on the other hand extreme poverty. A perfect imbalance to yield a great author like Jane Austen.

Wingless Dreamer Publisher hosted Jane Austen Writing contest to honour the works of Austen and rejuvenate the societal complexities, clashes of classes, and challenge the norm. It is with pride, or persuasion, or sensibility, that we have picked our winners today!

 

The crown has chosen the head it will rest on! Beat the drums.

Aug 30, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Mystical Moon

As the heartbreak ballad serenades the night, and the moonlight jazz resonates in our souls, we're thrilled to unveil the luminous winners of our anthology! The stage is set, and the crown has chosen its rightful head.

These poetic stars have ignited our hearts, minds, and pages with their celestial artistry. We thank all the entrants for sharing their souls with us and embracing the moon's whisper. Stay tuned for more literary magic from Wingless Dreamer Publisher! 📚🎉 #PoetryWinners #CelestialVerse

Aug 07, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Unheard Phantoms Horror Poetry Book

After such a long wait, it is finally time to reveal the much-awaited results for the anthology “Unheard Phantoms”. We were overwhelmed by the responses received by people from all over the world. All of the submissions were absolutely amazing and we were mesmerized by all of them!

Recently, Wingless Dreamer Publishers organized a writing contest where we asked our participants to share their most haunting tales with us. And we got such terrific tales, gripping plots and haunting atmosphere that they left us awe-struck. The judges faced quite a hard time in picking up the winners but after much deliberation, we unveil to you the list. So, hold your breath.

July 22, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

The Power of Hope book

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It is finally time to reveal the much-awaited results for the anthology “The Power of Hope”. We were overwhelmed by the responses received by people from all over the world. It was a privilege to see a variety of perspectives on inspirational write-ups.Recently, Wingless Dreamer Publishers organized a writing contest where we asked our participants to share either their personal experiences or their creative motivating content with us. 

June 02, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Winner announcement for Wild Heart Poetry Contest

The branches are decorated with buds again, the birds are singing even at dusk, the ground is defrosting… spring is here!

In honor of this season of rebirth, we asked writers to “bloom like a flower”. To explore what it might be like to live as a flower during spring. What might a daisy be thinking? A tulip?

 

April 18, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

poetry on life winner announcement

'To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.' – Oscar Wilde

Life is a journey that we all embark upon, full of twists and turns, challenges and triumphs. It is a canvas upon which we paint our dreams, our desires, and our hopes for the future. It is a beautiful mosaic of moments, both big and small, that shape who we are and...

Growth in Grief Winner Announcement in 3, 2, and 1…
 

March 2, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Growth in Grief Winner Announcement

“There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.”– Aeschylus Greif is a complex feeling. Greif is characterised as profound sorrow, especially brought on by death, although grief is the response to any form of loss, regardless of whether the person’s sorrow is brought on by the death of a …

January 12, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Winner announcement for Culture Writing Contest

In a lot of ways, culture makes the world go round. If we all did the same stuff, believed the same things, and dressed the same way, life would be much less interesting! We held this contest as a celebration of culture. As a chance for everyone to embrace their traditions, their culture, and their …

November 2, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

My Paranormal Encounters

This Halloween we bring a surprise for you. With the onset of the spooky season, Wingless Dreamer had organised a Halloween contest called “My Paranormal encounters”. We had asked you to write and send us the most spine-chilling, nerve-wracking, and mind-boggling stories and poems. With the submissions that we received, we were truly spooked. You …

September 29, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Evening, Wine and Poetry Contest

Evening, Wine, and Poetry: Thank you to everyone who submitted their work for this open-themed contest! We have greatly enjoyed reading all of your work. After several rounds of review, the Wingless Dreamer Publisher has decided upon three top winners and a handful of finalists. Without any further ado let’s announce the winners. Beat the …

August 11, 2022 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Midsummer's Eve

Poetry is a beautiful and evocative way to express one’s thoughts and emotions in the form of words. This Midsummer’s Eve we conducted an Open theme-based poetry contest where we receive some amazing poems from all around the world that can influence a person’s soul and tap into one’s imagination and creativity; creating a sense …

May 24, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Wingless Dreamer announcement

Hello beautiful people, Hope you’re having a wonderful day or a lovely evening. I am feeling extremely grateful and therefore I’m using this amazing platform to get connected to you, make you familiar with what’s going on on the backend of this website, and make some important announcements. Firstly, I’d like to place my thanks …

May 7, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Mother poetry contest

A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take. Being a mother, having a mother always warms up our hearts. All of us have a sensitive spot when it comes to mothers. The selfless care and unending support from our mother is something e …

April 16, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Oxymoron Writing Contest

We organized an Oxymoron poetry challenge, and we got an “awfully good” response! Wingless Dreamer publisher held a poetry competition in March 2022 and is overwhelmed with the mind-blowing submissions of many talented writers.  Phew! We are glad we were not given an “only choice” when selecting …

February 28, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Field of black roses

It’s okay to not be okay. You’re are not obliged to be perfectly fine and that’s perfectly fine. Feel what you feel But don’t let it Control your life. -r.h.Sin Through our Black Roses Dark Poetry Contest 2022, we wanted to spread this message and wanted our participants to channel their emotions, and process their …

January 8, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Glorious Quill Poetry Contest

Wingless Dreamer publishers organized an open theme contest in December 2021. Titled 72 Hours Poetry Contest, it invited writers and free their pens. We wished for our writers to be their true selves and their best versions. No pressure, no topic, just writers and their scrambled thoughts put on paper. What a …

Lyrical Canvas, Champions Shine with Brilliance

May 20, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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Let's paint our mundane lives red! You heard me right—it's time to colour our world with beautiful verses submitted by poets from all around the globe. They come from diverse backgrounds and walks of life. Through Lyrical Canvas, we invite our Wingless Dreamers to celebrate diversity and let themselves be carried away by the fresh mist of lyrical poetry. Life gives us tough times, but it's up to us to either toughen up and fight back or accept our fate and leave the rest behind.

Winners of the Lyrical Canvas Poetry Writing Contest showed our editors some similar traits. Check out the winners now.

Apr 10, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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Time ticks, time heals. Blow the trumpet and welcome our grand winners for the Threads of Time Writing Contest. With time we all weave serene memories, heal and nurture our tormented souls, and cultivate a growth mindset to triumph in our goals. Time waits for no one. Through this writing contest, we asked our participants to submit poems related to the theme of time. We received pure dead brilliant submissions from all around the world but only a few got handpicked by our world-class editors. Hold your breath and let's countdown to announce the winner. 5, 4, 3, 2,1....  Get ready to cheer! The victor of the electrifying Threads of Time writing contest is none other than -

Mar 1, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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Dup-Luv, Dup-Luv, as the heartbeat ascends of our participants, Wingless Dreamer Publisher is here to announce the winner, runner-ups and top finalists for the Therapeutic Power of Nature Writing Contest 2024.

Nature has long served as a wellspring of inspiration for poets. Through vivid descriptions of diverse landscapes, the natural world provides indefinite creative expressions to the poet. Inspired by these serene thoughts - let's celebrate nature poetry. It's time to announce the winner. Beat the drums.

Jan 28, 2024  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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It’s almost the season of love! And we’re ready to announce the love-ly winners of the Love Chronicles contest!

It’s been an extremely immersive experience getting to read so many different views on the subject of love. We aim to create a community for writers here at Wingless Dreamer, and everyone who has contributed is undoubtedly another gem in this community. We wish to encourage writers to unleash their creativity and embrace their words, so thank you to everyone to took this step and contributed to the anthology! We look forward to your continued support and excitement towards our projects.

Dec 14, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Enchanting Winter Poetry Contest Polar Bear

This festive season Wingless Dreamer Publisher brings you a collection of heartfelt winter poems written by inspiring writers from all around the world. The year is coming to an end and on that note, we want to celebrate the essence of being a poet. It takes a lot of effort and courage to showcase your feelings out there in public. We are here to help you out to introduce you to the real you.

Let the snowflakes and mistletoes shower pure joy and happiness. Let's embrace this winter. Ho Ho Ho! Merry Christmas

Nov 02, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

halloween Winning announcement

Drumroll, please! Emerging from the shadows with a wicked sense of humour and a potion for perfect scares is our All Hallow's Eve winner.

Twice, twice the labor and the turmoil; flames sear and cauldron seethe. Are you prepared to plunge into the spookiness of Halloween's eve? Brace yourself for a journey through hair-raising and bone-chilling tales and verses penned by sorcerers and sorceresses worldwide. Just a jest! Remember to glance at the ceiling's corner before you bid the light farewell; two fiery red orbs might be anticipating an eye-to-eye encounter. Haunting regards.

Oct 12, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Winning Announcement for Descendants of Darkness

From the Depths of Darkness, Our Poetry Contest Champions Emerge! Wingless Dreamer is proud to announce the winners of the Descendants of Darkness Contest. It has been a hair-raising journey to judge and choose a winner among the spine-chilling submissions we received. The eerieness swept across our body and we delved into deep sombre full of nightmares.

Darkness is equally important as light. We truly appreciate how our submitters were able to interpret the meaning of the contest theme in so many vivid manner. Each is omnipotent in its own metaphors, vivid imagery and vocabulary. Judging this contest submission was fun! Without any further ado, let's announce the winners.

Aug 28, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

LGBTQ Writing community

With hearts brimming with pride and joy, we extend our warmest congratulations to the winners of "The Rainbow Writes: Celebrating Diversity in Words" writing contest! This contest, which welcomed the LGBTQ+ community, celebrated the beauty of spring poetry, and embraced an open theme, has brought forth an array of literary treasures that have touched our souls and expanded our horizons.

In a world where every color of the rainbow represents a unique story, a distinctive journey, and an individual identity, we are truly humbled to have been a part of this extraordinary tapestry of voices. The power of words has once again proven its ability to unite, enlighten, and transform.

June 18, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

darkness in me

And Wingless Dreamer Publishers said, let there be darkness! 

 

With the Darkness in me poetry contest, we asked for poetry submissions with your inner darkness as your muse, and boy, oh boy, do y’all never disappoint! We were incredibly impressed and moved by all the wonderful poems we received. The submissions we received for this anthology were positively brimming with darkness. Through your works, we uncovered glimpses of profound truths and heartfelt emotions. 

May 16, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

nightmare melodies dark writing contest

Let us raise our goblets in solidarity to toast the hauntingly good poetry we received for our Nightmare Melodies Poetry Contest. The submissions serenaded us with spooky symphonies while making us scream (with delight, of course!). For allowing us to bear witness to your spooktacular skill, we say thank you!

March 27, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Cradle of Balladry Writing contest

Literature and Poetry have the power to stand the trials of time. From the ancient courts, the renaissance societies and the modern websites- Poetry is always interwoven within the lives of the people regardless of the era.

Through the pages of our upcoming anthology ‘Cradle of Balladry’, we are expecting to contribute to that, eternal stream of literature and poetry.

February 18, 2023  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

rhapsodies of rhyme winner announcement

‘Words trickled down, boundless and untamed, like the currents of the eternal stream. A courtyard long abandoned still clutching onto the vestiges of its royal past.’- monuments and sculptures may get lost in the sands of time but art remains immortal. In our contest ‘Rhapsodies of Rhyme’, we wanted to document a few such works …

December 22, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Christmas Cheerios by Wingless Dreamer

Deck the halls, hang the stockings, light the tree, and sing a Christmas carol. We all know the classic cliches of Christmas that we hear in songs and literature. Is anyone else a little bored of it? Yeah, us too! This is why this year we asked our contributors to come up with their most …

October 25, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Unveil the memories

We have gathered a thousand memories in our lifetime but only a few stick in vivid colours and stark details at the back of our minds. Even after a long time, these memories refuse to fade away from our life and we are haunted to look back either in pain or pleasure. Last September we …

September 7, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Summer Fireflies

Congrats to everyone! We are happy to announce our winners for the Summer Fireflies poetry contest! All the winners, finalists, and contributors will be published in the anthology! Thank you to all who participated! We loved reading all these lovely poems from all over the world For this contest, we asked the poets of the …

July 8, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Dream Poetry Contest

I Have a Dream: The wait is finally over. First of all, we are very grateful to all submitters for handing in their work and trusting us with their most personal dreams. We truly appreciate everyone’s writing and are blown away by the quality and depth of your pieces. After careful consideration and discussion, our …

May 19, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

War Poetry Contest 2022 by WINGLESS DREAMER

“All a poet can do today is warn.” – Wilfred Owen (1918) War poetry might not seem like the most popular and enjoyable choice to read at first, but it certainly provides valuable insights into human history. Particularly during World War One, poetry helped soldiers relieve their suppressed emotions that were triggered by the sheer …

May 1, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Still I rise wingless dreamer writing contest

“Just like moons and like suns, With the certainty of tides, Just like hopes springing high, Still I’ll rise.” -Maya Angelou To not lose hope, to stay inspired and to gain exposure, Wingless Dreamer publisher conducted a Motivational Writing Contest 2022. We wanted our writers to have fun while writing, to feel…

March 28, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Vanish in Poetry

What is poetry? “To see a world in a grain of sand And heaven in a wild flower, Hold infinity in the Palm of your hand And eternity in an hour.” William Blake Wingless Dreamer publisher gave a blank canvas to the writers, and they painted it with their words. We held an open-theme poetry …

February 4, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

New Beginning writing contest

All that we see and all that we feel, it molds us and shapes us to be what we need. All that we hear and all that we bleed, it has found beautiful memories within me So, let’s take it all Make it our power Let’s not lose hope And shout out our dreams a …

January 4, 2022 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

My Cityline

Covid-19 pandemic really took a toll on our mental health. But we did not let is win. With our resilience and perseverance, we found our way back into the game. As the new year is upon us, we can sit back, relax and introspect about what needs nourishment and repair, love and care. With this …

December 17, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Snowflakes

We are like a snowflake, all different in our own way. Celebrating the same spirit this holiday season, Wingless Dreamer’s publisher organized two contests on the theme of winter- the dark Snow Poetry Contest and the General Winter poetry contest. These included the concepts like solitude, despair, pin and also beauty, holidays, and snowflakes. We …

November 7, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

December Poetry Contest

Hello everyone, Hope you all are doing well. We apologize but there had been a delay in announcing the winners of the Decembré Poetry Contest 2021. We’ve been going through the hundreds of entries over the past few weeks, giving plenty of time to each submission, and eventually got down to a shortlist of 54. …

October 15, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Love Poetry Contest

Woah! What a remarkable contest this year. Thank you everyone for making the Love of Poetry contest 2021 successful. We are so grateful that you trusted and submitted your exemplary work to us. No one is without love; it is our most basic human need. Whether it be familial, platonic, or romantic, love is what …

August 27, 2021 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

It's Twelve o clock

“Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary” – Edgar Allen Poe Midnight is a mystical time when the day fades into a whisper and we can glimpse into our thoughts as they float away in the still air. While many sleep at midnight, creativity awakens within the writers. The lavender glow …

Poetry in Bloom: Summer Contest Unveils its Versatile Victor
 

July 30, 2021 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Depths of summer

CUE THE CONFETTI Summer is a time to pause and take a break from all the hardships of life. With the blooming flowers and the chirping birds, summer encaptures the carefree nostalgic memories of childhood. It takes us on a journey of boundless beaches, colourful hats and joyful picnics. The enchanting season of summer offers …

June 21, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

robert frost poetry contest

Robert Frost remains a legend in literature – master of words and an inspiration for invested readers in his work. He continues to captivate and inspire readers to this day. His use of language and imagery transports the reader to a world of stunning landscapes and deep introspection. With literary efforts that have stood the …

May 21, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Wingless Dreamer BIPOC Issue

All of us go through experiences, build memories and experience religious customs, rituals and cultural interactions that shape our cultural identity. This cultural identity, however, has been challenged and violated countlessly by the powerful and privileged. All of us, with hearts, should take a stand and be an ally in the …

March 26, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

International Winter poetry contest

Snowdrops are beautiful flowers. They symbolise innocence, grace and purity; with their delicate and pretty petals. Their strength comes from their ability to reflect the change in seasons. This change can be taken to mean growth that comes with a change in phases, life periods, loss, and grief, but also achievement, success and people. Spring …

February 8, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

heartfelt poetry contest 2020

Love comes as a violent crash of waves on the rocky shores, at the same time, it embodies the warm feeling of holding a hot cup of coffee on a chilly evening. It is a feeling that transcends the boundaries of culture and language. It makes us feel whole and mended, all at once. No …

December 16, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

International Poetry Contest

The Wingless Dreamer International Poetry Contest (2020) examined poetry from all over the world. People have unique geographic perspectives. Where you live forms the way you see the rest of the world. This contest celebrates diversity in a great way. But, having said that, there is a common thread that all of us share. As …

December 1, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Medieval

The Medieval Era was a time of amazing imagination and storytelling. The rich and diverse poems of the time are still praised to this day. Ranging from ‘Beowulf’ to ‘The song of Roland’, poetry in mediaeval times extensively explored stories of bravery, honour and chivalry. Along with epic poetry, the mediaeval era was also known …

October 29, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Halloween Contest

Hello readers, and a very spooky Happy Halloween! The moon is full and bright, it’s time to take out your pointy hats and fuzzy orange socks, and summon the courage to make it through the night. We can feel your excitement for this Halloween. I mean who doesn’t want to celebrate this spooky, eerie, and …

September 19, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

The Dawn of the day Poetry Contest

There’s no doubt that we all love the exhilarating view of the crack of dawn slowly fading away the darkness. There is a silver lining with every sunrise that unfolds with an amber glow. Based on different perspectives one can say that the dawn of the day represents hope, new beginnings, a clear conscience, celebration, …

August 12, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

101 IDEAS TO STAY POSITIVE

Positivity is the shining light that illuminates your path through life’s storms. It’s a gentle breeze caressing your cheek on a cloudy day. It is in our nature to search for silver linings even in the darkest of days. The shimmer of hope continues to flicker even during the days of the pandemic. By focusing …

July 11, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Children writing contest

Children bring joy to the world. Their bright eyes sparkle with curiosity and their laughter fills the air with happiness. They are the embodiment of innocence, their minds are always exploring, creating and imagining new possibilities. Children see the beauty in the simplest things and embrace life without any judgement. Whether they’re building sandcastles on …

June 10, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Emily Dickinson Poetry Contest

“If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.” –  Emily Dickinson. Emily Dickinson penned works that are a treasure trove of inspiration and an ode to the many complexities of the human soul. Her poems are like precious gems where each one glistens with a unique glow. To this …

May 14, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Writers of tomorrow 2020

Going on a new, exhilarating adventure is like the feeling of the wind dancing with your hair. The best journeys speak to those who dare to challenge the boundaries of their comfort zones and reach out to the endless horizon beyond the hills of the familiar and known. It may also mean travelling to places …

March 15, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Lord Byron Poetry Contest

The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain. – Lord Byron “The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.” – Lord Byron Hello beautiful people! Lord Byron was a British poet and satirist whose poetry and personality captured the imagination of …

February 1, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Edgar Allan Poe Dark Poetry contest

“Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.” Edgar Allan Poe Edgar Allan Poe was a visionary of ages, with beautiful, haunting and exemplary works of the potential of one’s darkness. With his work on short stories and poems that touch on the mesmerising topics of death, the …

November 2, 2020 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENT

March of 2020. A time we will never forget. A time that changed us all and life as we knew it. You know what I’m talking about. The Covid 19 pandemic lockdowns. Quarantine during the Covid pandemic was harsh and unnatural in many ways. Not being able to see loved ones or go anywhere was …

November 9, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Decembre Poetry Contest

Winter encultures all the magical moments in the year. With the crispy air and Monday blues, we can crawl up with a book and enjoy the view of a white wonderland. As the winter breeze dances around us, time stands still, and we can feel the peace within us. This year for our winter anthology …

October 20, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

The Book of Black

The book of black: “Where there is light, there must be shadow, and where there is shadow, there must be light.” Isn’t it true? It aptly reflects the deep horizon of both worlds- the light and the dark. Channelling your experiences and observations into a form of art is itself an eternal beauty and beholds …

September 5, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Sun

Dreamstones of Summer: Well, what an amazing way to kick off those hazy, sunny days and sultry, humid nights of the summer season. You donned your sun hats, sunglasses, and sandals, and welcomed our team onto the seashore with your lovely garden of memories, sandcastle dreams, and heartfelt hopes of this …

August 19, 2022  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Spring Poetry Contest

With the end of a cruelly white winter, there comes a blossoming of flowers and the chirping of birds. The revival of dancing trees and the frolicking fauna is a view to behold. Every spring beholds a special story in its palms. The spring 2021 Poetry Contest brought out the stories of many poets as …

July 4, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

shakespeare poetry contest

It’s been a keen pleasure to serve as a judge for the Wingless Dreamer Shakespeare poetry writing contest 2021, which today announces a winning list of four excellent titles. It’s been a great pleasure to read the literary works inspired by none other than the father of literature, William Shakespeare. We received submissions from some …

June 8, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENT

Hello everyone, Hope you’re in the best of health and spirit. We hope that everyone is enjoying the Summer. Through this post, we would like to apologize for the lateness in announcing a result for Emily Dickinson’s poetry writing contest 2021. Unfortunately, COVID interfered with our process. All is well now, but …

April 27, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

travelogue writing contest

Wow! So much has happened since we launched our first contest, Passionate Penholders. This is our second publishing year, with lots of exciting new releases, and so many big things are changing rapidly around the world. Travelogue can be used to describe a plethora of experiences. It can be a journey to a new place, …

February 28, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Wicked young writers contest

Poetry is first and foremost, a medium of creative expression. Every poet, from when they pick up their pens, knows that they are weaving their latent creativity, thoughts reflecting emotions and a need to express into the pages penned by their work. As such, poetry without any required theme could best evoke raw creativity, originality …

January 1, 2021 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

dark poetry contest

Darkness exists in all of us and in all forms. Every person has the potential to bring out the darkness that is present in their inner being. Some may manifest the dark, possibly evil traits within them, while some may dive into the depths of their melancholy; while others may confront demons of hot-headed anger, …

October 30, 2020 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENT

This year we held a Free book publishing contest for our writers. We have received amazing submissions on different topics this year and our editorial team truly appreciates all the efforts put forward by our writers. However, there is one winner. The suspense is ovet. Hold your breath. Finally, the time has come. Pop up …

October 22, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

THE REWRITTEN

Sometimes if we feel as though our inspiration well has run dry, we can look to the greats, our predecessors for guidance. What I mean is, sometimes reimagining a classic tale can be fruitful for our creativity and storytelling! So for this exciting contest, each participant had the chance to reimagine and rewrite their …

November 7, 2021  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

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This is a gentle reminder to all the participants that the submissions must be the entrant’s own work and should not have been published or accepted for publication elsewhere (including online), should not have won another poetry competition or be the translated work of another poet. The violation of this term will result in disqualification …

May 24, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENT

What scares you? It’s quite challenging to learn how to overcome fear. Whether it’s overcoming the loss of love, loss of a job, loss of respect, embarrassment, ridicule, or failure. This contest is a collection of short stories based on true events submitted by authors from all around the world. We had many courageous writers …

May 12, 2020 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Daffodils poetry contest

For our Daffodil Contest we received enough dizzying poems about this beautiful flower to usher in spring right away. We received such spectacular submissions, it was almost impossible for our Judge Ruchi Acharya and the editorial board to choose a winner. We are finally here to announce the result for Daffodils Poetry …

December 28, 2019 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Passionate Penholders

List of the Contributors to the Passionate Penholders: Winter edition 2019 This year we at Wingless Dreamer went on a mission to discover the most passionate penholders. And let me tell you, we found even more passionate writers than we ever could have imagined! We received about 500 submissions from all around the world. Our …

September 13, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

tunnel of lost stories

How are you beautiful people doing? We know… none of us can remember the last time we’ve seen the world in so much chaos. What struck us the most was this constant narrative that somehow the world has become this insane, wild and dangerous place. We all want it to be safe and secure again. …

July 23, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENT

Hello readers, and a very spooky Happy Halloween! The moon is full and bright, it’s time to take out your pointy hats and fuzzy orange socks, and summon the courage to make it through the night. We can feel your excitement for this Halloween. I mean who doesn’t want to celebrate this spooky, eerie, and …

Important announcement

 

May 22, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENT

Kindly, note that the winner for the the contests overcoming fear short story and cinematic short story will now announce on 24th may 2020 and 26th may 2020. Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you but we are trying our best to deliver at this strange time. Sorry for the delay. Thank you for understanding.

May 1, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Quintain poetry prize

Here are the results for our Quintain Poetry contest 2020. The winner of the honorarium $50 is Winner: Top 5 finalists: Nick Oaken Luis Heard Sam Boone Jonathan Heidenreich Elizabeth Novotny Reading time:

September 8, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Motivational Poetry contest

Struggling to get out of bed? Can’t seem to get yourself to put that load of laundry in? We feel you. Sometimes it can be hard to find the motivation to do what we need to do. We all have bad days. So that’s why we decided to hold this contest! Our motivational poetry contest …

May 27, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Cinematic Short Story Contest

The art of storytelling dates back to the beginning of mankind. Oral tradition was the first way that stories were told and got passed down through generations. Since then, we have been telling each other stories, imagining different worlds and lives, and telling about our own. Storytelling is so important to humanity since it’s the …

May 22, 2020  |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Wingless Dreamer Summer Poetry Contest

This summer we had many, many submissions that pulled at our heartstrings as the summer breeze pulls at our bodies, inviting us to come to life once more. These poems sunkissed our minds in the way the sun kisses our bodies this season. This made it incredibly difficult to choose a winner. Winner or not, …

February 17, 2020 |  Wingless Dreamer  |  Announcements

Bookeeper's issues

“I forgot my Jane Austen near the fountain at Trafalgar Square.” It hasn’t been easy for our judge Ruchi Acharya. Faced with an impossible choice, to pick one from eight brilliant bookkeeper’s quote, she’s finally delivered her verdict. But before we reveal the winner, Ruchi has a few words to say to all the participants, …

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