Writing for Sport

“It’s literary ‘wrestling.’ New writers don masks, and head onto a stage where they’re given three random words, a laptop hooked up to a gigantic screen, and five minutes to write a short story.”

— Annie Murphy, PRI, “Peru makes book writing into a spectator sport and invites aspiring writers into combat”

Check out this wild and wildly entertaining new way some people are building their writing careers:

http://www.pri.org/stories/2013-09-30/peru-makes-book-writing-spectator-sport-and-invites-desperate-writers-combat

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