According to common wisdom, we all have a book inside of us. So, how would your life be better if you wrote your book?

Write a letter from your future self, maximum 250 words, describing how your life has changed now that you’ve written that book you’re meant to write. Include items such as describing:

  • a description of your book, including a title
  • the best part about having that book written
  • the kind of support you got to help you write the book
  • the ways your life has gotten better since you wrote the book

Email that letter to us at Your entry qualifies you for a chance to win $100 cash and $100 off your dream writing retreat!


  • Cost: free, and all eligible submissions will be posted on our blog

  • Maximum length for entire submission: 250 words

  • Grand prize: $100 cash plus a $100 coupon to use toward any writing retreat on our website; 5 honorable mentions will receive a $50 coupon toward any writing retreat

  • Judging: the story with the most “likes” on the blog wins

  • Contest will run March 21 to April 4, 2017

  • Winner declared on April 5th

Email all submissions to, subject line “Write a Book, Rewrite Your Life.” Contest is open to all genders. Maximum number of entries is one. We guarantee 6 winners (one grand prize and five honorable mentions).

We can't wait to hear how writing your book will change your life!