1) Prompts will be posted here by midnight on the first Tuesday of every month.
You choose 1 genre AND 1 inspiration from the options below. (If submitting an old work, pick the closest)
Let me know you're interested (in the comments below) and I can send you reminders and notifications.
2) Submissions are due to the appropriate Chapter before the third Tuesday of the month.
Please make sure to let me know what genre AND inspiration you chose with your submission.
MONTHLY CONTEST 1: February
GOAL: Excite Me.
(CLOSED - See results in Chapter 3)
MONTHLY CONTEST 2: March
GOAL: Let's get inspired together.
(CLOSED - See results in Chapter 4)
MONTHLY CONTEST 3: April
GOAL: Sing of Spring
(CLOSED - See results in Chapter 5)
MONTHLY CONTEST 4: May
GOAL: Show off your versatility and vocabulary
Inspiration: Choose one (or more) of the "100 Most Beautiful Words in the English Language" (Listed in chapter 6 or here: http://nedhardy.com/2012/08/06/100-most-beautiful-words-in-the-english-language-2/)
Please submit BOTH of the following by Tuesday the 28th:
1. A short story or poem (I prefer no novels because I want to see how it ends; it does NOT have to be specifically written for this contest though)
2. A FLASH FICTION story (A story in 100 words or less related to #1. You can submit it in the comments for Chapter 6 if you want. See my "Deal in the Dark")
Please submit your entry on the appropriate contest page (Chapter 6 for May) by the 3rd Tuesday of the month (unless stated otherwise).
Read 'Chapter 2' if you have any questions then please post your question there.
Happy writing and good luck!