Writing Contest: Sports During Periods
If periods are a taboo, playing during periods is quite a stigma. There are so many myths that are floating around which prevents girls and women to pursue their favorite physical activities on their periods. We are collecting stories of challenges, endurance, resilience and victory in any of the sports you play or practice any physical activity during your periods.
Your tips, questions, stories can help thousands of people to overcome this stigma and help start a conversation around the subject.
Guidelines for the submissions:
Story submission (written) – Article should be between 800 to 1000 words in a .doc/.docx file
Poetry submission (written) – Submit composition in a .doc/.docx file
Poetry submission (spoken) – Audio/Video should be clearly audible and of good quality. Videos will be highly preferred.
Please note that the written piece should be your original composition. In case your story is inspired by some other piece of writing, share the link and reference and give due credits.
Send in your entries along with a high resolution picture of yourself and a short bio, to firstname.lastname@example.org