Journey to the stars writing contest!

Hi everyone, welcome to the Penable 2020 Journey to the Stars contest.

What do I have to do? Write a piece of poetry, or short story (under 7, 500 words)

What do I write about?

We want to read a piece that takes us on a journey to a magical place. Stars, galaxies, or even a whole new made-up planet or place.

Deadline: 30th November

Age: 8+

Fee: It is free to enter, however you must subscribe to Penable’s YouTube Channel and tell at least two people about our website.

The results will be revealed on the 5th of December.


If you are under the age of fifteen, you must have the permission of a parent or guardian before you enter.

We will only take one story/poem per person!

Your work should not contain strong language or inappropriate content.

The Prize:

The Prize for the winner is a recycled stationery set with an A5 lined notebook, A6 lined pocketbook and two recycled pens.

Thank you to Pen Pusher for kindly providing the Prize above. (

Do check out their website and browse through their brilliant stationary sets.

Contestants must be willing to give their address if they are the winner. Note that your address will not be shared to the public.

Register here:

NOTE: After you register, you may send your work to

We will not accept your work if you haven’t registered. By registering, you are willing to give your address so we can send you the prize if you are the winner.

If you have any questions regarding this competition, please don’t hesitate to drop us a comment below and we’ll get back to you very soon!

If you decide to share on social media, please use the tags: #anythingispenable #penablejourneytothestars

Stay safe and happy writing,

Published by H.R Phoenix, Author

H.R Phoenix is the creator of Penable. She likes to inspire people to write and is an author, editor, proofreader and illustrator. She is currently working on her mystery/thriller debut novel. When she's not working on a short story or writing awesome Penable Posts, she enjoys spending time painting, reading or hanging out with her two cute kittens...

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