Deadline, Expanded Prize
have been submitted to the Metamorphosis writing contest, and a new prize
has been added to the awards going to the ultimate winner. Along with
Journey of the Heart, a new-age music compilation CD featuring Kitaro,
the first-place winner will also receive The Kabbalah Deck: Pathway to
the Soul. The Kabbalah package includes a set of cards featuring the
deeply symbolic Hebrew alphabet and the Kabbalah Tree of Life, together with
a book by Edward Hoffman offering
interpretations and meditative
spreads that can be used for developing a spiritual approach to lifes
complexities, everyday needs, and moments of crisis.
The work of the
first-place winner will appear in an upcoming issue of Metamorphosis, as
will other winning entries. In the interest of providing a bit more time
to collect a fuller rainbow of writings to present to readers, the entry
deadline will be extended about a week, to November 23, 2002. A panel of
judges will select the group of winning entries for publication in the December
newsletter, and the membership of the Conscious Evolution website community
will then be asked to select the first-place winner by vote.
include an essay within the journey-of-consciousness theme, Holding
Butterflies, concerning the delicate care of the soul and the power of
communing with those who fly on gossamer wings, and an untitled entry offering
a new view into an old, familiar story about a fated moment in time when
everything changed. To join in the spirit of sharing and have a chance to
win some small but nice prizes, send original submissions of up to 3,000
words by email to
firstname.lastname@example.org with the phrase
Contest Entry in the subject line, on or before November 23, 2002.
changed during that one fated moment in time.
of 1,000 miles begins with one small step, or, the beginning of a journey
of humanity in the new age.
Write in a form
you like. Fiction and nonfiction, essays, personal experience, poetry and
lexigrams are all welcome. Express yourself and keep in mind the overall
site themes of astrology, love, wisdom, spiritual growth and positive visions
of a new-age world community.