Thanks for your interest in the I Speak Dragon contest! Our 2012 contest is now closed to new entries. As a reminder, three winners will be chosen by a panel of judges, but you can also help to choose our Fan Favorite! Please visit our Facebook page to vote for your favorite story. Stay tuned for winners to be announced in early July!
Here are some of the great stories that we've received this year.
Using Dragon with ADHD Grandson
In the past 6 months I have seen many ads on TV about Dragon Speaking. They gained my interest more and more. I began to think about how it would help me write about my life history with typing it all down. I type for a living and to sit at home and type some more is just not what I want to do. So initially, I thought about it just for me. But then one day I was talking to my 11 year old grandson, Logan, about writing a history report...
Independence - Thanks to Dragon!!!
I was born prematurely at 26 weeks. I am now 19 years old but my life has been an extremely medically challenged one. I have had 15 surgeries to date, and the trauma of my birth left me with cerebral palsy and hydrocephalus. It was always an exhausting battle trying to reach the normal milestones of childhood. School proved to be extremely difficult as well...
Proof of the Dragon
I am in the Army Wounded Warrior Program in San Antonio. Besides other posture- related difficulties, I am losing the use of my left hand. I was just informed a few days ago that I will have to undergo surgery to repair the damage to my wrist and elbow. What makes this difficult is that as a hobby, I'm an author. Professionally, I write training publications...
Fire breathing Dragon within me!
My name is Tammy I have a conditon called RSD- Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy. It is considered to be one of the most painful conditions known to man. There is no cure to this monster. Oddly the number one symptom is burning as if you were doused in gasoline and a match set to you. But it comes with a whole list of undesirable symptoms such as next to no sleep. fatigue, sweating, memory loss and anxiety just to name a few more...
Three grand prize winners, selected by a panel of judges, will receive a third generation iPad and free Dragon updates for three years. Not only that, but one story will also be selected as a “Fan Favorite” on Facebook. Once you submit your story here, head over to our Facebook page to like us, (and, hey, like your own story as well!). Encourage your friends to like your story too – the entry with the highest number of likes at the conclusion of the contest will be the Fan Favorite, and the winner will receive a new iPad!
You can win an iPad, and Dragon!
Three winning stories will be selected by a panel of judges, and the winning entrants will each receive an iPad as well as Dragon upgrades for three years.
Submitted stories will be posted to our Facebook page for our Dragon community to read, enjoy and "like." One story will be selected as a fan favorite on Facebook based on the number of likes each story receives. Once you submit your story here , head over to our Facebook page to like us, (and, hey, like your own story as well!). Encourage your friends to like your story too – the entry with the highest number of likes at the conclusion of the contest will be the Fan Favorite, and the winner will receive a new iPad!