Writers, sharpen your uhm... keyboards, It's time for our December Short Story Contest!
This time around, our SUMMERS END Contest winner SLAYER69 has chosen the theme:
"SCARIEST CHRISTMAS CAROL"
All Short Story entries for this contest should be based around that theme or contain specific reference to "The Scariest Christmas Carol" within the
How you do that is, of course, up to You!
Video and Audio (spoken word) submissions are not acceptable this time around.
Photos and BBcode Editing most certainly are allowed.
Rules Of Entry:
The contest will run from NOW to Thurs 29th December 2016.
(Any submissions after that date will be disqualified.)
A period of ONE WEEK after the closing of the contest will be provided for voting, and winners will be announced some time in the New Year.
All ATS T&C's Apply.
All entries MUST include [SCC2016] in the title.
All entries must be linked in this thread, and please include [writer] or [non-writer] in your submission post within this thread.
There is no minimum or maximum character count, and the entry can be submitted over one or more posts, but please bear in mind that it is a SHORT
1 Single Story Submission is allowed Per Member.
There will be 3 winners among members who already have "Writer" status, prizes as follows:
1st Place -- 5 Applause, and selection of the next contest theme
2nd Place -- 3 Applause
3rd Place -- 1 Applause
There will also be 3 winners from the non-writer category who will receive the following:
1st Place -- 3 Applause & Writer Status
2nd Place -- 2 Applause & Writer Status
3rd Place -- 2 Applause
Flags will be worth 2 points each.
Stars will be worth 1 point each.
*Stars for subsequent posts (ie. additions to the story after the initial story post) will be worth .5 stars.
Above all - Have Fun!
edit on 1-12-2016 by Gordi The Drummer because: Fixing all-caps title