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We Want to Know What You Want for the Next Generation

By Emily BrownJuly 14, 2014

SPARKLERS, WE WANT TO HEAR YOUR VOICES! Please securely fasten your thinking caps before you read and ponder the following question

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We Want to Know What You Want for the Next Generation

The Friday Awards: Ahoy!

By Emily BrownJuly 11, 2014

Welcome aft, Sparklers! This week t' Friwards will be translated into pirate for no particular reason at

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The Friday Awards: Ahoy!

Dream Summer Dresses Brought to You By Sparklers!

By Emily BrownJuly 11, 2014
WARNING: THERE IS A LOT - I REPEAT, A LOT - OF TALENT IN THIS SLIDESHOW. Side effects of viewing include: shortness... More  →
Dream Summer Dresses Brought to You By Sparklers!

Writer Wars Winner: "An Artist at Heart" by radha24-totlcrzynerdwholuvsbks!

By reidfaylorJuly 10, 2014
Here is this week's Writer Wars winner! Congrats to radha24-totlcrzynerdwholuvsbks on winning.The prompt last week asked writers to craft a story starring... More  →
Writer Wars Winner:

Announcing the Winners of the 2014 SparkLife Yearbook Awards!

By Chelsea DaggerJuly 9, 2014
YOU CAME, YOU SAW, YOU VOTED—and at long last, we're announcing the winners of the Yearbook Awards! We've gathered them all below... More  →
Announcing the Winners of the 2014 SparkLife Yearbook Awards!

Open Thread for July 9!

By SparkLifeJuly 9, 2014
Here are some flowers to brighten your day! Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com to be featured on an OT!... More  →
Open Thread for July 9!

Writer Wars: History Recast

By reidfaylorJuly 8, 2014
I am quite pleased to welcome you to this week's Writer Wars! Yes, there are few things better than a good ol'... More  →
Writer Wars: History Recast

Open Thread for July 8!

By SparkLifeJuly 8, 2014
Thanks to jedialonza for this lovely artwork!

"Friends are like stars-- you can't always see them, but you know they're

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Open Thread for July 8!

Writer Wars Winner: "Audio Note #157" by MuffinsWillRuleTheWorld!

By reidfaylorJuly 2, 2014
Sparklers, writers, readers, people who stumbled into this by accident from Sparknotes, behold your weekly Writer Wars champion! Last week's prompt asked... More  →
Writer Wars Winner:

Writer Wars: Tradition

By reidfaylorJune 30, 2014
Writers, I have something I need to share with you. Please don't be alarmed, and please don't get upset. I... More  →
Writer Wars: Tradition