Time to visit your nearest post office and send in a story to the ‘Stories on a Postcard Challenge’. What fun! When was the last time you sent some actual mail?
Via Katha Kosa
Stories on a Postcard is a joint collaboration between Settle Stories, UK and Katha Kosa, Mumbai and India Post, India. Settle Stories is a charity in the UK that promotes storytelling and learning. They run a successful storytelling festival annually in October. Each year Settle Stories run a ‘Stories on a Postcard Challenge’. This year Katha Kosa and India Post is joining in to spread this concept at Indian Subcontinent and at International level.
Anyone is allowed to participate. People are invited to send their story on a postcard to Settle Stories in the UK or to Katha Kosa in Mumbai, India, by September 15, 2013.
All the postcards will be gathered together and will then form part of an exhibition that takes place at the Storytelling Festival in October 10th to 13th 2013 in UK. And at the exhibition held during the Postal Week, India Post from October 9-15, 2013, Mumbai.
What kind of stories?
You can write any kind of stories, contemporary, ancient, real, fiction, aimed at adults, children, just anyone. The story can also be written in a form of poetry, verses, etc., that fits on a postcard.