New Dazzling Dogs Writing Contest Lets Writers Tell Their Best Dog Stories

Released on: February 16, 2008, 9:54 am

Press Release Author: Susan Daffron

Industry: Internet & Online

Press Release Summary: If you love dogs and love to write, this is your chance to
tell us your best dog story. The winning essays will be published in a book and get
a license for Logical Expressions\' IdeaWeaver writing and creativity software ($50

Press Release Body: SANDPOINT, Idaho - February 16, 2008 -
Whether they want to create a \"shaggy dog story\" or just a heartwarming tale,
writers have a new opportunity to tell the world about their favorite dogs, thanks
to a new writing contest from Logical Expressions, Inc. Dogs can be silly,
inspiring, goofy, loyal, heartwarming, and fun, and almost all dog lovers have a
story to tell about their favorite canine.

The contest is being held in honor of Freelance Writers week, but it is open to
professional and amateur writers, freelance or not. Essays can be about \"bad\" dogs
like Marley (of \"Marley and Me\" fame), heroic like Lassie, or just a great \"best
friend\" story. Entrants are eligible to win free writing software and the
opportunity to be published in a book.

Book authors and publishers Susan Daffron and James Byrd of Logical Expressions,
Inc. will select approximately 20 winners from the entries received. Authors of the
selected stories receive a free license for Logical Expressions IdeaWeaver writing
software (a $50 value) and a free copy of the book of dog stories when it is

Like other pet books from Logical Expressions (Happy Hound and Happy Tabby), the
book of essays will be offered to animal shelters and humane groups at a discount
for use as a fundraising tool. One story will also be selected as a Grand Prize
winner. This author receives the other prizes, a $50 Grand Prize, and will be
written up as a case study on the IdeaWeaver Web site with a link back to the
author\'s site (if available).

Although the contest does not have an entry fee, participants must download the free
trial of IdeaWeaver and follow the instructions on the contest page to enter.
Entries must be 800-1500 words and received by March 31, 2008.

\"IdeaWeaver\" is free to try for 30 days. A license costs $49.95. The free trial
download of the software is available at: The site
features a free \"getting started\" video, case studies, and a free e-course called
\"Get Unstuck! 15 Ways to Jumpstart Your Creativity, Get Organized, and Finish Your
Writing Project.\" Click the Writing Contest link for the Dazzling Dogs contest entry
instructions and rules. For information on other products, visit:

Web Site:

Contact Details: Media Contact:
Susan Daffron, President
of Logical Expressions, Inc.

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