The Gentletude Words Award has a deadline 31 July 2015. Writers can submit one or two texts of 200 characters maximum (spaces included) for each text, in English or Italian and the texts must talk about kindness.
The competition organisers describe kindness as "an attitude that goes beyond good manners and courtesy. The kindness that we imagine is a set of sincere qualities: gratitude, patience and respect, love and care for the environment and for the animals. Therefore kindness as a distinctive indicator of well-being of society".
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