2021 Essay Contest

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“Kindness” in chalk on pavement


Cash prizes (first, $300; second, $200; third, $100) will be awarded for the best essays in 200 words or less on the subject “A Kindness I Will Always Remember.”

The deadline for entries is Friday, January 22, 2021. 

Entries must be yours, original, and unpublished. All entries become the property of of Yankee Publishing, which reserves all rights to the material. Winners will appear in The 2022 Old Farmer’s Almanac and on Almanac.com.

We look forward to reading your stories!