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Shopping: Chore, Ritual Or Hobby?

Posted: September 15, 2012

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For September’s As Your Write It writing theme, tell us your shopping story to get published and win goodies!

All women love shopping. Is that a cliché or the truth? How do you view shopping? Do you enjoy it or is it more of a chore? Do you have any interesting shopping story to share with us? Write about it! You could get published at Women’s Web and win prizes too!

Where to send: Send in your story to [email protected] with ‘Shopping Story’ in the subject line, and your story as a word/txt attachment. Please avoid typing the story as inline text. Do include the name we should use if we publish it, and a brief introduction to yourself (2-3 lines) in the mail.

By when: Please send in your stories by September 23rd 2012. The 5 best stories will be published on Women’s Web the following week, i.e. September 24th onwards.


– The material should be previously unpublished elsewhere. (Copyright stays with you and you’re free to subsequently publish it elsewhere).

– Keep it between 250 and 600 words.


Each published entry gets a Flipkart voucher worth Rs.200.

*Photo credit: redwood1 (Used under the Creative Commons Attribution License.)

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